• The causes of foreign bodies in adults are much more frequently iatrogenic or traumatic than is the case in children, and where the location is thoracic, the various nonspecific or unusual imaging features occasionally encountered may cause diagnostic problems. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Pneumothoraces may be traumatic, iatrogenic, or spontaneous. (wikipedia.org)
  • Iatrogenic disorders are health problems caused by medical errors. (gaia-health.com)
  • But those numbers do not include early deaths from diabetes, asthma, allergies, chronic bowel disorders, or cancer-all of which have been documented as results of antibiotic use-nor are the miseries suffered by the people burdened with them reckoned in the iatrogenic toll. (gaia-health.com)
  • For example, internal dysfunctions of the immune system can produce a variety of different diseases, including various forms of immunodeficiency , hypersensitivity , allergies and autoimmune disorders . (wikipedia.org)
  • CERAD criteria for diagnosis of definite Alzheimer's disease (AD) were met in the absence of neurofibrillar tangles or alpha-synuclein immunoreactive inclusions. (bmj.com)
  • There was no family history of AD, CJD, or any other neurological disease, and genetic analysis showed no disease specific mutations of the prion protein, presenilin 1 and 2, or amyloid precursor protein genes. (bmj.com)
  • FMT has been used experimentally to treat other gastrointestinal diseases, including colitis, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, and neurological conditions such as multiple sclerosis and Parkinson's. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emerging research shows that the harmful effects of antibiotics go much further than the development of drug resistant diseases. (gaia-health.com)
  • The beneficial bacteria lost to antibiotics, along with disease-inducing bacteria, do not fully recover. (gaia-health.com)
  • Without factoring in the potential risks in the casual use of antibiotics, it now looks like conventional medicine is creating several pandemics of some of the worst chronic diseases known. (gaia-health.com)
  • Fecal microbiota transplant is approximately 85 percent to 90 percent effective in those for whom antibiotics have not worked or in whom the disease recurs following antibiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Iatrogenic harm to newborns occurs at a high rate in neonatal intensive care units. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Inherited TSE occurs in animals carrying a rare mutant prion allele, which expresses prion proteins that contort by themselves into the disease-causing conformation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Transmission occurs when healthy animals consume tainted tissues from others with the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • On top of those losses, children suffer from allergies, their bodies' inability to distinguish between disease-inducing agents and harmless substances. (gaia-health.com)
  • For instance, people viewing substances are generally most interested in viewing diseases that these substances have shown to have positive influences. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Today in the US, only a medical doctor can diagnose a disease, prescribe something, and cure you. (shapelinks.org)
  • Diseases can affect people not only physically, but also mentally, as contracting and living with a disease can alter the affected person's perspective on life. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is done to decrease the number of people infected and, consequently, the spread of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Around 700 million people, in more than 70 countries, live in areas where the disease is common. (wikipedia.org)