Niemann-Pick disease Types A and B – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

مرض نيمان بيك من النمط A والنمط B، أو اختصاراً NPDA و NPDB هما نمطان فرعيان من عوز السفينغومياليناز الحمضي، واختصاراً الـASM هذان هما حالتنان نادرتان موروثتان جينياً، […]

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Treatment of Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Treatment of Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (ALD) There are several ways of treating alcoholic fatty liver disease, but the most important method is to stop drinking alcohol. This […]

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Mucopolysaccharide Storage Disease Type I: Hurler, Hurler-Scheie, and Scheie syndromes

Mucopolysaccharidosis type I, or MPS I, is a rare genetic metabolic disorder caused by deficiency of a lysosomal enzyme required to break down mucopolysaccharides. The disorder presents as […]

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The Excretory System: From Your Heart to the Toilet – CrashCourse Biology #29

One of the coolest and most important things that our bodies do is maintain this thing called homeostasis, the regulation of a stable internal environment, no matter where […]

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Guillain-Barré syndrome is named after two neurologists- Georges Guillain and Jean Barré, and it’s a demyelinating disease of the peripheral nervous system, which includes all of the neurons […]

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Gaucher disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Gaucher disease is an inherited condition characterized by insufficient levels of the enzyme glucocerebrosidase, also called beta-glucosidase. It’s named for the French physician, Philippe Gaucher, who first described […]

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Symptoms of Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD)

Symptoms of Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) Symptoms of alcoholic liver disease (ALD) depend on whether or not alcoholic hepatitis will develop. In the early stages of alcoholic liver […]

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CMV infection after transplant

Cytomegalovirus, or CMV, is an enveloped double-stranded DNA virus that belongs to the herpesviridae family. It’s one of the most common viruses to cause severe infection in individuals […]

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SIADH vs Diabetes Insipidus

What’s the difference between syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (or SIADH) and Diabetes Insipidus? I’m going to break it down really simple for you so you can finally […]

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Fabry disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Fabry disease is a rare X-linked condition caused by mutations or pathogenic variants in the GLA gene that codes for a lysosomal enzyme called alpha galactosidase A or […]

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