The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.
Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
Sensitive method for detection of bacterial endotoxins and endotoxin-like substances that depends on the in vitro gelation of Limulus amebocyte lysate (LAL), prepared from the circulating blood (amebocytes) of the horseshoe crab, by the endotoxin or related compound. Used for detection of endotoxin in body fluids and parenteral pharmaceuticals.
Traditional Arabic methods used in medicine in the ARAB WORLD.
The traditional Hindu system of medicine which is based on customs, beliefs, and practices of the Hindu culture. Ayurveda means "the science of Life": veda - science, ayur - life.