• Mycobacterium
  • Vitamin D is now known to be essential to Mycobacterium tuberculosis containment and killing through activation of 25-hydroxyvitamin-D receptors (VDRs) present on all immune cells or obtained from dietary food stuffs as either vitamin D3 or vegetable vitamin D2 (also known as ergocalciferol). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Female
  • Open sores on the genital area of both male and female contacts usually heal within two to four weeks and may never appear again. (lauren-sloan.com)
  • To evaluate the association of serum vitamin D level between the Female Genital Tuberculosis (FGTB) cases and healthy controls. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • With anyone male or female that has lymphedema of the lower limbs , genital lymphedema is a very real possibility. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • In 2011 the United States government claimed that torture by security forces, and abuse of women and children (e.g. female genital mutilation) were ongoing abuses of human rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • The maternal mortality ratio is also among the highest in the world, due in part to female genital mutilation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their use is approximately 94-97% more effective in decreasing the risk of becoming infected with HIV, as compared to male condoms.It has been tested in Kenya, Thailand and the United States of America that female condoms are more efficient in terms of protecting the genital areas from becoming infected with STDs and STIs as compared to male condoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on these studies, the World Health Organization and UNAIDS both recommended male circumcision as a method of preventing female-to-male HIV transmission in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whether it protects against male-to-female transmission is disputed and whether it is of benefit in developed countries and among men who have sex with men is undetermined. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many Kapterik boys get traditionally circumcised (and until recent times some girls too, this is mostly the area where female genital mutilation is still active in the greater Kapsowar area). (wikipedia.org)
  • The pair of large compound eyes almost touch in the male but are more widely separated in the female. (wikipedia.org)
  • ulcers
  • A 56-year-old man diagnosed to the Gastroenterology Department of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine Hospital, for multiple discrete, elliptical esophageal ulcers related to BD. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Some other signs of having genital ulcers include enlarged lymph nodes in the groin area, or vesicular lesions, which are small, elevated sores or blisters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genital ulcers are not strictly a sign of an STD. (wikipedia.org)
  • bladder
  • Side effects include a small chance of developing systemic tuberculosis or the patient becoming sensitized to the BCG causing severe intolerance and a possible reduction in bladder volume due to scarring. (wikipedia.org)
  • circumcision
  • The incomprehensible messages about medical male circumcision exercise pose great danger of creating a group of innocent victims of the ongoing flying pestilence of HIV and Aids, Malawi's own top notch comedian, Michael "Manganya" Usi has varned. (blogspot.co.nz)
  • During a press briefing in Blantyre on Wednesday, Usi said the information package about male circumcision, an exercise which is currently taking place in 6 districts of Malawi and targets 35,000 sexually active males lacks the necessary embodiment as on how long one should take to resume sexual activity after undergoing the surgery. (blogspot.co.nz)
  • In his series of arguments, Usi said that the historical background of male circumcision which [d]ates way back to the biblical days portrays the cultural and traditional aspect of practice to have been designed for children and could only take place 8 days after birth. (blogspot.co.nz)
  • Against this background, Usi wondered if at all, the media was aware that a lot of people (who are already sexually active) are opting for medical male circumcision primarily because they are fascinated by the much talked about value that circumcision adds to their sexual enjoyment hence that their chances of contracting Sexually Transmitted Infections (STl's) including HIV and AIDS would be minimlsed. (blogspot.co.nz)
  • He said it is frightening to learn that many a jack out there are not so clear about the message coming forth with male circumcision. (blogspot.co.nz)
  • Uganda is one of the three countries where randomized controlled trials were conducted to determine whether voluntary male circumcision reduces transmission of HIV from women to men. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • Then stroke from the centre- just above your genital area, up and out towards your arm pits You can do both sides at the same time, or just one side at a time which ever is easier. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • Ryakhovsky's main methods of killing were stabbing or strangulation with his bare hands or a rope, and after the victim had died he mutilated the bodies, mainly in the genital area. (wikipedia.org)
  • occurs
  • Zimbabwe is ranked among the 22 countries, where tuberculosis occurs frequently. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa is the top continent where tuberculosis occurs frequently, as it reached an estimated value of 2.3 million for incidences in 2010 by the World Health Organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • aids
  • In 2004 the Kenyan Ministry of Health announced that HIV/AIDS had surpassed malaria and tuberculosis as the leading disease killer in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Hisorically, patients with genital lymphedema has had either no treatment or surgical treatment. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • It is called CDT for the Treatment of Genital Lymphedema We also include on this page a self treatment/ massage technique written for us by a certified lymphedema therapist. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • In one case of brain infestation by Spirometra erinaceieuropaei, a man sought treatment on suffering headaches, seizures, memory flashbacks and strange smells. (wikipedia.org)
  • elderly
  • Despite this, the majority of his victims between 1988 and 1993 were elderly women, although he also killed five men and two teenagers. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • The problem with surgical management of male genital lymphedema is that it very often destroys any remaining sexual function and in the long run is not enough to prevent the lymphedema from reoccurring. (lymphedemapeople.com)
  • For the health care system see Healthcare in Kenya Tropical diseases, especially malaria and tuberculosis, have long been a public health problem in Kenya. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ryakhovsky died on 21 January 2005 from long untreated tuberculosis while serving his sentence in prison. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • This man had been consulted for 40 years in Istanbul and Vienna, Austria several times. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1930, a woman suffering from irritation in her eye and with lesions in her mouth and genital regions was referred to Beh├žet's clinic and told him that these symptoms had been recurring for several years. (wikipedia.org)
  • enough
  • He said this provided enough space for the wound to heal completely and most importantly the lengthy period for the foreskin of the male member to harden enough before indulging in sexual activity. (blogspot.co.nz)