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What chromosome in males is affected by dmd?

What chromosome in males is affected by dmd?

Define dmd: If you mean by "dmd" duchenne's muscular dystrophy, it is the x-chromosome where the mutation causing that disorder is located. Since males have only 1 x chromosome thay are affected if they have a mutated gene. ...Read more

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Anesthesia (Definition)

Anesthesia is a field of study that involves methods of removing sensation, pain, and consciousness from a person in order to perform surgeries, do other uncomfortable procedures, or relieve his pain/suffering. A doctor specializing in ...Read more


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Who is affected by syncope in pregnancy?

Who is affected by syncope in pregnancy?

Everyone: Most of patients can experience near-syncopal episodes in pregnancy. Different etiologies are to blame. ...Read more

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Can sperm motility be affected by anterior cervical dysctomy?

Can sperm motility be affected by anterior cervical dysctomy?

Not likely: Unless you had some complication of the surgery that would have affected your testes, which would be very unlikley, the two should be unrelated. ...Read more

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What is the highest sperm concentration in semen experienced by a man?

What is the highest sperm concentration in semen experienced by a man?

Unknown, but...: Normal range of sperm count is 15-200 million sperm per cc. And sperm count of less than 15 million per cc or less than 39 million per ejaculate is considered to be low. But remember: Always evaluate both partners at the same time since 50% of infertility from female factors, 30% from male's, and 20% from both. Best wish... ...Read more

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On which structure is a vasectomy performed in the male reproductive system?

On which structure is a vasectomy performed in the male reproductive system?

Vas deferens: The vas deferens is cut and usually a portion removed. In some procedures a clip is placed on it. It is usually then tied off. ...Read more

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Is the height measured by doctors correct or it can be affected by bad posture?

Is the height measured by doctors correct or it can be affected by bad posture?

It is as accurate as: The person taking the measurement with you being in the most erect and correct posture. It can be affected by poor posture. ...Read more

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How is the brain affected by insulin?

How is the brain affected by insulin?

Energy: Insulin allows glucose to enter the brain cells so they brain will have energy to do it's work. Without Insulin the blood sugar will go very high and it can enter the cells but as the glucose goes higher it can cause other problems that will lead to drowsiness and then coma. ...Read more

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How are sperms produced by the scrotum?

How are sperms produced by the scrotum?

By the testicles: The testicles within the scrotum or sack is what produces the sperm cells. Their formation is complex, and there is not enough space to describe the process, except to say that specialized cells spermatocytes grow to become sperm cells. ...Read more

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Hi! can the creatinine level be reduced by Steam / sauna bath. The creatinine level is 8.2 can this be reduced by any other means other than Dialysis.

Hi! can the creatinine level be reduced by Steam / sauna bath. The creatinine level is 8.2 can this be reduced by any other means other than Dialysis.

No: It is a very high number and it might get a little bit better on its own. But i. General, people with high creatinine that cannot be brought back down with medical management are better off with dialysis to filter all the toxins in their bodies. ...Read more

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How is glucose affected by steroids?

How is glucose affected by steroids?

Glucocorticoids: Steroids like prednisone, for example, raise blood sugar significantly. Even in people without diabetes, transiently elevated blood sugars are possible. ...Read more

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Is the height of a child affected by gymnastics ??

Is the height of a child affected by gymnastics ??

Maybe: Possibly if your child is training too hard. At the Olympic level, training is such that these girls have delayed puberty, very low body fat and reduced puberty hormones which reduce growth, bone mass and possibly final adult height. However, limited research has yet to establish a cause- effect relationship between the two. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3751410/ Endo docs? ...Read more

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Is the Ef determined by the Ultrasound itself or is it visually calculated? Mine was 50/55 visual and 63 by the machine which is accurate?

Is the Ef determined by the Ultrasound itself or is it visually calculated? Mine was 50/55 visual and 63 by the machine which is accurate?

Not exact as we wish: Ejection fraction is visually estimated by a trained cardiologist. The Echo machine does contain algorithms to make an estimate of EF, but visual estimates are usually better because they focus on the evaluation of multiple images, from many directions. If the difference between these numbers is clinically significant, your ordering doctor will tell you. Either number would be OK for most peopl ...Read more

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What bodily system is affected by osteoarthritis?

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What bodily system is affected by osteoarthritis?

Musculoskeletal +: Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osteoarthritis/basics/definition/con-20014749 for basics on osteoarthritis. Of note, bad OA can also affect your emotional wellbeing if it prevents you from engaging in activities that you enjoy. Furthermore, inactivity from OA could lead to osteoporosis, obesity, thus heart disease, stroke & cancer in long run, although that might be stretch ...Read more

Sperm (Definition)

This sperm is a reproductive cell from the male that either carries a x or an y chromosome that will fertilize the egg cell from the female in order ...Read more