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Smooth muscle

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: Smooth muscle is an involuntary non-striated muscle. It is divided into two sub-groups; the single-unit (unitary) and multiunit smooth muscle. Smooth ... Read More
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Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Autoimmune hepatitis: This is an antibody marker often present in patients with the diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Asthma: This is a common finding in asthma and probably is part of the reason that the airways squeeze shut too readily.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
GI: Nitrates do have some use in preventing or reducing esophogeal spasm.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Yes: Smooth muscle is he rally not under voluntary control and should not be affected.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Asthma: Asthma is the prototypical disease whereby reversible bronchiolar smooth muscle constriction leads to tight airways and obstructive lung symptoms. Cop ... Read More
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Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
For breathing: Your breathing tubes, the bronchi, have smooth muscle around them to help you to breath. They can contract.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Different tests: Different tests, SMA is more associated with liver disease.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Klein
20 years experience Pathology
To help diagnosis: Pathologists often use immunohistochemistry to help in arriving at a diagnosis. For softn tissue tumors immunohistochemistry can help better characte ... Read More
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Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Commonly gbs starts with numbness and tingling that is bilateral and starting at the toes (variants of the disease differ in symptoms). Weakness has ... Read More
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