Role in disease[edit]. Plasmacytoma, multiple myeloma, Waldenström macroglobulinemia and plasma cell leukemia are malignant ...
Diseases and symptoms[edit]. Pneumonia is the most common of the S. pneumoniae diseases which include symptoms such as fever ... 16: Pneumococcal Disease". In Atkinson W; Wolfe S; Hamborsky J. Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases ( ... "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.. *^ "Pneumococcal vaccines WHO position paper--2012" (PDF). Wkly Epidemiol Rec. 87 ... These invasive pneumococcal diseases include bronchitis, rhinitis, acute sinusitis, otitis media, conjunctivitis, meningitis, ...
... and IgG4-related disease.[27] There is some evidence that it is ineffective in treating IgA-mediated autoimmune diseases.[28] ... Autoimmune diseases[edit]. Rituximab has been shown to be an effective rheumatoid arthritis treatment in three randomised ... Bosch, Xavier; Ramos-Casals, Manuel; Khamashta, Munther A. (2013). Drugs Targeting B-Cells in Autoimmune Diseases. Springer ... Other autoimmune diseases that have been treated with rituximab include autoimmune hemolytic anemia, pure red cell aplasia, ...
Diseases[edit]. Below is a list of the most common lentil diseases. ... The wild species possess many diverse traits including disease resistances and abiotic stress tolerances. The above-mentioned L ... progress in quantity and quality as well as in the resistance to disease and abiotic stresses are the major breeding aims.[1] ...
"Pests and Diseases". Department of Agriculture. Archived from the original on 1 February 2019. Retrieved 15 February 2019.. ... Parasites and disease[edit]. Fifty-three different parasite species have been discovered in fall armyworm larvae, spanning ten ... "Southern and Eastern African countries agree on urgent actions to tackle armyworm and other crop pests and animal diseases". ... One known reason why cannibalism is detrimental to the fall armyworm is because of disease transmission to the cannibal. In ...
Contagious disease hospital[edit]. The contagious disease hospital comprised 8 two-story pavilions connected with a center ... "Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Kitchen, New York Harbor, New York County, NY". www.loc.gov. Retrieved June 14, 2019. ... Contagious disease hospital on island 3[edit]. Hospital #1 was designed as a General Hospital. The PHS intended to have a ... "Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Mortuary, New York Harbor, New York County, NY". www.loc.gov. Retrieved June 14, 2019 ...
Diseases treated[edit]. *Thymoma and Thymic carcinoma: These tumors which arise from the thymus gland in the upper part of the ... The goal of surgical cytoreduction is to remove all gross disease including tumors that are in resectable areas of the lung or ... There are other intra-abdominal malignancies that may cross the diaphragm and cause disease in the chest that could be ... Metastases to the pleural surface from any primary tumor represents Stage IV disease which carries in general an extremely poor ...
Stress and disease[edit]. The HPA axis is involved in the neurobiology of mood disorders and functional illnesses, including ... There is evidence shown that the HPA axis hormones can be linked to certain stress related skin diseases and skin tumors. This ... Kim JE, Cho BK, Cho DH, Park HJ (July 2013). "Expression of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in common skin diseases: ... It is also known that HPA axis hormones are related to certain skin diseases and skin homeostasis. ...
MAP causes Johne's disease in cattle and other ruminants. It has long been suspected as a causative agent in Crohn's disease in ... Crohn's disease[edit]. MAP is recognized as a multi-host mycobacterial pathogen with a proven specific ability to initiate and ... "Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 11 (8): 782-3. doi:10.1097/01.MIB.0000179317.27132.24. PMID 16043998. Archived from the original ... Hermon-Taylor, J (2009). "Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis, Crohn's disease and the Doomsday scenario". Gut ...
Pests and diseases[edit]. Aphis fabae on broad bean. Broad bean plants are highly susceptible to early summer infestations of ...
Gilbert F (1999). "Disease genes and chromosomes: disease maps of the human genome. Chromosome 16". Genet Test. 3 (2): 243-54. ... PKDTS: Polycystic kidney disease, infantile severe, with tuberous sclerosis. *PMFBP1: encoding protein Polyamine-modulated ...
Some diseases associated with mutations in the TATA box include gastric cancer, spinocerebellar ataxia, Huntington's disease, ... Diseases[edit]. Mutations in the TATA box region affects the binding of the TATA-binding protein (TBP) for transcription ... spinocerebellar ataxia and Huntington's disease. In spinocerebellar ataxia, the disease phenotype is caused by expansion of the ... "The American Review of Respiratory Disease. 118 (3): 635-6. PMC 360896. PMID 2196437.. ...
Role in disease[edit]. Few congenital disorders of the fibrinolytic system have been documented. Nevertheless, excess levels of ... Such results can be seen in peoples with liver disease, PAI-1 deficiency or alpha 2-antiplasmin deficiency. Similar results are ... The fibrinolytic system is closely linked to control of inflammation, and plays a role in disease states associated with ... Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease. St. Louis, Mo: Elsevier Saunders. p. 125. ISBN 0-7216-0187-1.. ...
Deficiency diseases[edit]. Citrus plants can also develop a deficiency condition called chlorosis, characterized by yellowing ... The disease has since spread to every commercial citrus grove in Florida. In 2004-2005, USDA statistics reported the total ... The real danger lies that the psyllid can carry a deadly, bacterial tree disease called Huanglongbing (HLB), also known as ... citrus greening disease.[39] In August 2005, citrus greening disease was discovered in the south Florida region around ...
Disease environment[edit]. Main article: Disease in colonial America. Mortality was very high for new arrivals, and high for ... Medicine and the American Revolution: How Diseases and Their Treatments Affected the Colonial Army (McFarland, 1998) ... The disease environment was very hostile to European settlers, especially in all the Southern colonies. Malaria was endemic in ... In the American Civil War (1861-65), as was typical of the 19th century, more soldiers died of disease than in battle, and even ...
Alzheimer's disease,[71] Huntington's disease,[72] Rett syndrome,[73] and dementia,[74] as well as anorexia nervosa[75] and ... "BDNF-based synaptic repair as a disease-modifying strategy for neurodegenerative diseases". Nature Reviews. Neuroscience. 14 (6 ... "Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. 5: 433-49. doi:10.2147/ndt.s5700. PMC 2732010. PMID 19721723.. ... Fatemi, S. Hossein (2008). Reelin Glycoprotein: Structure, Biology and Roles in Health and Disease. Molecular Psychiatry. 10. ...
Role in disease[edit]. Mutations in the first SOD enzyme (SOD1) can cause familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, a form ... This was cut short by concerns about prion disease.[citation needed] An SOD-mimetic agent, TEMPOL, is currently in clinical ... The other two isoforms of SOD have not been linked to many human diseases, however, in mice inactivation of SOD2 causes ... Therefore, such antioxidants may be important new therapies for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease.[45] ...
... Other names. Hypertensive nephrosclerosis (HN or HNS), hypertensive kidney disease, hypertensive ... "Epidemiology of Hypertensive Kidney Disease".. CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link). *^ Rowe, D J; Bagga, H; Betts, P B ( ... Hypertensive kidney disease is a medical condition referring to damage to the kidney due to chronic high blood pressure. It ... Renal Disease in Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups. 63, Supplement 83 (83): S17-S21. doi:10.1046/j.1523-1755.63.s83.5.x. PMID ...
Other diseases[edit]. Studies examining the effects of vitamin C intake on the risk of Alzheimer's disease have reached ... "Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 29 (4): 711-26. doi:10.3233/JAD-2012-111853. PMC 3727637. PMID 22366772.. ... The disease was shown to be prevented by citrus fruit in an early controlled trial by a Royal Navy surgeon, James Lind, in 1747 ... Cardiovascular disease[edit]. A 2013 meta-analysis found no evidence that vitamin C supplementation reduces the risk of ...
Mitochondria is involved in Parkinson's disease. In idiopathic Parkinson's disease, the disease is commonly caused by ... Parkinson disease[edit]. Parkinson disease is a neurodegenerative disorder partially caused by the cell death of brain and ... "Autophagy in Stress, Development & Disease, 2003, Gordon Research Conference".. *^ "Autophagy in Health and Disease (Z3), 2007 ... There are several genetic mutations implicated in the disease, including loss of function PINK1 [89] and Parkin.[90] Loss of ...
... is used to treat early stage Dupuytren's disease and Ledderhose disease. When Dupuytren's disease is at the ... valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, heart arrhythmia and peripheral artery disease. Radiation-induced fibrosis, ... Cardiovascular disease. Radiation can increase the risk of heart disease and death as observed in previous breast cancer RT ... Cardiovascular late side effects have been termed radiation-induced heart disease (RIHD) and radiation-induced vascular disease ...
Reduction of pelvic inflammatory disease risk[edit]. Occluding or removing both fallopian tubes decreases the likelihood that a ... sexually transmitted infection can ascend from the vagina to the abdominal cavity, causing pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) or ...
Viral disease. Notes and references[edit]. *^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 2016-08-03. Retrieved ... For example, some diseases such as measles employ a strategy whereby it must spread to a series of hosts. In these forms of ... Causes and transmission of infectious diseases[edit]. See also: Infection. Infections may be caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi ... "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Archived from the original on 2013-04-25. Retrieved 2013-04-25.. ...
"Genetic determinants of disease progression in Alzheimer's disease". Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 43 (2): 649-55. doi: ... Table 1. CASS4 disease association Screen purpose Observation Alzheimer's disease SNP rs7274581 T/C linked to risk.. Odds ratio ... "Alzheimer's disease risk genes and mechanisms of disease pathogenesis". Biological Psychiatry. 77 (1): 43-51. doi:10.1016/j. ... Alzheimer's disease[edit]. CASS4 and corresponding SNP - rs7274581 T/C has been identified in a large meta-analysis as a locus ...
Diseases, pests, and disorders. For a more comprehensive list, see List of tomato diseases. ... Tomato cultivars vary widely in their resistance to disease. Modern hybrids focus on improving disease resistance over the ... Another particularly dreaded disease is curly top, carried by the beet leafhopper, which interrupts the lifecycle. As the name ... Although not a disease as such, irregular supplies of water can cause growing or ripening fruit to split. Besides cosmetic ...