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Dr. Michael Taylor
21 years experience Critical Care
Supply & demand: Shock occurs when blood flow isn't enough to meet the body's energy needs. Usually, the blood pressure and/or output of the heart is low-the tissues o ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pars Defect=: defect of the lumbar spine.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Health inventory: health inventory = a review of all or many aspects of a person's health (hospitalizations, DNR status, risk potential for falls, nutrition status, et ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Intellectual health: intellectual health = cognitive wellness.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
TIA: Transient neurologic dysfunction caused by loss of blood flow (ischemia) without tissue death (acute infarction). Also called mini-stroke. Symptoms u ... Read More
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Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience Podiatry
TENS: Is an acronym standing for transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. We've found that by over-stimulating certain nerves, it "short circuits" the ... Read More
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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Passing out: Or loss of consciousness.
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Dr. Douglas Miller
40 years experience Pathology
Tumor: "tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Contraindication: A contraindication may be a symptom or medical issue that renders a specific treatment/ procedure inadvisable. The concept of "First do no harm" ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hamartoneoplastic": " Hamartomas are benign malformations presenting as an excess of normal tissue within the tissue of origin." " The hamartomatous syndromes are usually ... Read More

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