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how does disease affect the organ system

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart disease: If the heart doesn't pump adequate blood to supply the demands of the various organ systems, they don't function normally
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Hands, feet & ?more: That is really an interesting question. Obviously the distal extremities (fingers and toes) are involved. But there is evidence that raynauds may effe ... Read More
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Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience Family Medicine
Renal equals kidney: The kidney is the basic engine of the renal system. It is what processes the wastes and corrects the chemicals in the body. The remainder of the ren ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Schwartz
32 years experience Vascular Surgery
2: Digestive and hepatobiliary system
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Several: Both primary and secondary. The classics are clearly Multiple Sclerosis, and far less common, Neuromyelitis Optica, yet, some cases of immune encepha ... Read More
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Dr. Amy Friedman
38 years experience Transplant Surgery
Long-term Failure: To require an organ donation (needing a transplant) the organ in question must have irreversibly failed. The most common situation is kidney failure w ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Blurry vision: Astigmatism just means that the i does not focus light at a single point. The result is blurred vision unless the astigmatism is corrected. Classic c ... Read More
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Too: many to list here. need to be more specific in your question please,
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Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Immune disese: The immune system is complex and has both numerous congenital and aquired disease to numerous in this small space. A deficiency of skin protection, s ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Tuberculosis: TB can infect almost any tissue in the body. It's most classically associated with lung infection however, and has characteristic findings on X-rays. ... Read More

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