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An Osmosis Video: Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Explained

Heart failure’s used to describe a point at which the heart can’t supply enough blood to meet the body’s demands. This can happen in two ways, either the heart’s ventricles can’t pump blood hard enough during systole, called systolic heart…

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Endometritis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Endometritis is an inflammation…

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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring | Gastrointestinal Society

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring. Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. If you have IBD and are taking certain medications – called biologics – then your gastroenterologist might suggest therapeutic drug monitoring for you. Since 2001, physicians…

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Polycythemia vera – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

In polycythemia vera, there are increased blood cell levels due to overproduction by the bone marrow, which is a soft tissue found within the bones. Normally, about 45% of the total blood volume is made up of erythrocytes, or red…

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Syphilis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Treponema pallidum can be…

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Short bowel syndrome – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

In short bowel syndrome, bowel is another word for the intestines. It’s a condition that occurs when either the small intestine and/or the large intestine become physically shorter when a portion is removed by surgery, or functionally shorter, when a…

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