Teratology
Teratology is the study of abnormalities of physiological development. It is often thought of as the study of human congenital abnormalities, but it is much broader than that, taking in other non-birt...
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List of allergens
This is a list of allergies, which includes the allergen, potential reactions, and treatments.
Graft-versus-host disease
Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is a common complication following an allogeneic tissue transplant. It is commonly associated with stem cell or bone marrow transplant but the term also applies to oth...
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Sadamichi Hirasawa
Sadamichi Hirasawa (平沢 貞通, Hirasawa Sadamichi, February 18, 1892 – May 10, 1987) was a Japanese tempera painter. He was convicted of mass poisoning and sentenced to death, though he is s...
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Toluene toxicity
Toluene toxicity refers to the harmful effects caused by toluene on the body.
While a significant amount of toluene, 25%-40%, is exhaled unchanged via the lungs, a greater proportion is metabolise...
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Tricyclic antidepressant overdose
Tricyclic antidepressant overdose is caused by excessive use or overdose of a tricyclic antidepressant drug. It is a significant cause of fatal drug poisoning. The severe morbidity and mortality assoc...
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Ski sickness
Ski sickness or Häusler's disease is a form of motion sickness suffered by some skiers when weather conditions are bad. Poor visibility in heavy fog can bring on the condition. Psychological factors s...
Delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction
A Delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction is a type of transfusion reaction.This can occur one to four weeks after the transfusion. One way this can occur is if a person without a Kidd blood antigen re...
Opioid overdose
An opioid overdose is an acute condition due to excessive use of narcotics. It should not be confused with opioid dependency. Prescription opioid overdose was responsible for more deaths in the United...
Heat illness
Heat illness or heat-related illness is a spectrum of disorders due to environmental heat exposure. It includes minor conditions such as heat cramps, heat syncope, and heat exhaustion as well as the m...
Chronic mountain sickness
Chronic Mountain Sickness (CMS) is a disease that can develop during extended time living at a high altitude. It is also known as "Monge's Disease", after its first description in 1925 by Carlos Mong...
Aluminium phosphide poisoning
Acute aluminium phosphide poisoning (AAlPP) is a large, though under-reported, problem in the Indian subcontinent. Aluminium phosphide (AlP), which is readily available as a fumigant for stored cereal...
Barbiturate overdose
A barbiturate overdose results when a person takes excessive doses of barbiturates. Symptoms of an overdose typically include sluggishness, incoordination, difficulty in thinking, slowness of speech, ...
Perioperative mortality
Perioperative mortality is death in relation to surgery, often defined as death within two weeks of a surgical procedure. An important consideration in the decision to perform any surgical procedure i...
Organophosphate poisoning
Organophosphate poisoning results from exposure to organophosphates (OPs), which cause the inhibition of acetylcholinesterase (AChE), leading to the accumulation of acetylcholine (ACh) in the body. Or...
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Carl Wilhelm Schmidt
.Reverend Carl Wilhelm Schmidt (died 1864), also known as Karl Schmidt, was a German missionary, and an ordained minister of the Prussian United Church. Schmidt's missionary work took him to Queensla...
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Compression arthralgia
Compression arthralgia is pain in the joints caused by exposure to high ambient pressure at a relatively high rate of compression, experienced by underwater divers.Also referred to in the US Navy divi...
Organophosphate-induced delayed neuropathy
Organophosphate-induced delayed neuropathy (OPIDN), also called organophosphate-induced delayed polyneuropathy (OPIDP), is a neuropathy caused by killing of neurons in the central nervous system, espe...
Serum sickness
Serum sickness in humans is a reaction to proteins in antiserum derived from a non-human animal source, occurring 4–10 days after exposure. It is a type of hypersensitivity, specifically immune compl...
Rhabdomyolysis
Rhabdomyolysis /ˌræbdɵmaɪˈɒlɨsɪs/ is a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue (Greek: ραβδω rhabdo- striped μυς myo- muscle) breaks down (Greek: λύσις –lysis) rapidly. Breakdown products of...
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