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  • endometrial hyperplasia
  • instead they are usually the result of wound colonization, opportunistic infections secondary to decreased resistance (often the result of viral infections), or secondary to other conditions (pyoderma secondary to skin allergies or pyometra secondary to cystic endometrial hyperplasia). (wikipedia.org)
  • In the case of endometrial hyperplasia usually a Pap smear is done, also a biopsy during the pelvic examination, may be done of the individuals endometrial tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Endometrial hyperplasia - Hyperproliferation of the endometrium, usually in response to unopposed estrogen stimulation in the setting of polycystic ovary syndrome or exogenous administration of hormones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Atypical endometrial hyperplasia may represent an early neoplastic process which can lead to endometrial adenocarcinoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of endometrial adenocarcinoma from endometrial hyperplasia is a typical example of how the effects of pathologic hyperplasia can lead to neoplasia, and females who exhibit hyperplasia of the endometrium are indeed more likely to develop cancer of these cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • basal
  • Hyperplasia may be due to any number of causes, including increased demand (for example, proliferation of basal layer of epidermis to compensate skin loss), chronic inflammatory response, hormonal dysfunctions, or compensation for damage or disease elsewhere. (wikipedia.org)
  • affects
  • Therefore, any disease that affects the skin can also affect the external ear canals. (bmj.com)
  • Sebaceous hyperplasia generally affects newborns as well as middle-aged to elderly adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pseudorabies is an infectious disease that primarily affects swine, but can also cause a fatal disease in dogs with signs similar to rabies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blastomycosis* is a fungal disease caused by Blastomyces dermatitidis that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Histoplasmosis* is a fungal disease caused by Histoplasma capsulatum that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease in dogs usually affects the lungs and small intestine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coccidioidomycosis* is a fungal disease caused by Coccidioides immitis or Coccidioides posadasii that affects a variety of species, including dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sporotrichosis is a fungal disease caused by Sporothrix schenckii that affects both dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • This disease affects relatively more men than women. (wikipedia.org)
  • It primarily affects areas of the skin with a relatively high number of oil glands, including the face, upper part of the chest, and back. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fordyce
  • Fordyce spots (also termed Fordyce granules are visible sebaceous glands that are present in most individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • When seen as a streak of individual glands along the interface between the skin of the lip and the vermilion border, the terms Fox-Fordyce disease and Fordyce's condition have been used. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some persons with Fordyce spots, the glands express a thick, chalky discharge when squeezed. (wikipedia.org)
  • sweat
  • Third was direct heat cautery where a soldering iron type tip is heated up and used to burn the sweat gland off the face. (skincell.org)
  • eyelids
  • Sebaceous glands are also found in hairless areas (glabrous skin) of the eyelids, nose, penis, labia minora, the inner mucosal membrane of the cheek, and nipples. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms
  • Lyme disease, or borreliosis, is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi and spread by Ixodes pacificus on the West coast of the United States and by I. scapularis (deer tick) in the rest of the U.S. Signs and symptoms include fever, joint swelling and pain, lameness, and swelling of the lymph nodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • salivary
  • In regards to Cushing's disease, the diagnosis of salivary cortisol in an elevated level around "late-night" is a way to detect it in many patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical
  • 2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine coronavirus is a gastrointestinal disease that is usually asymptomatic or with mild clinical signs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disseminated disease occurs when the fungus has spread outside of the lungs and may include clinical signs such as lameness, pain, seizures, anterior uveitis, and localized swelling. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a study performed in the Tucson and Phoenix area, 28% of dogs will test positive for exposure to the fungus by two years of age, but only 6% of the dogs will be ill with clinical disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • dermatology
  • She has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally and has written papers on a wide range of small animal and equine dermatology subjects and authored or co-authored three books on ear disease, the most recent of which, Otitis Externa, was published in 2014. (bmj.com)
  • tumor
  • The agent-polymer-peptide complex may be delivered to target cells by, for example, a pre-targeting technique utilizing bispecific or multispecific antibodies or fragments, having at least one binding arm that recognizes the hapten and at least a second binding arm that binds specifically to a disease or pathogen associated antigen, such as a tumor associated antigen. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • hair
  • It is a stratified cornifying epithelium with adnexal organs, such as hair follicles and their associated sebaceous and ceruminous glands. (bmj.com)
  • DHT is important for in utero differentiation and growth of the prostate gland, male external genitalia (penis and scrotum), and pubertal growth of facial and body hair. (hindawi.com)
  • Intense pulsed light (IPL) is a technology used by cosmetic and medical practitioners to perform various skin treatments for aesthetic and therapeutic purposes, including hair removal, photorejuvenation (e.g. the treatment of skin pigmentation, sun damage, and thread veins) as well as to alleviate dermatologic diseases such as acne. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sebaceous glands are found in hair-covered areas, where they are connected to hair follicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Base of pilosebaceous unit Insertion of sebaceous glands into hair shaft Sagittal section through the upper eyelid. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most common fungal diseases in dogs is ringworm, or dermatophytosis, an infection of the skin, hair, or nails. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease that occurs when hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many conditions affect the human integumentary system-the organ system covering the entire surface of the body and composed of skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • The enzyme 5α-reductase catalyzes the formation of DHT from testosterone in certain tissues including the prostate gland, seminal vesicles, epididymides, skin, hair follicles, liver, and brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • DHT is biologically important for sexual differentiation of the male genitalia during embryogenesis, maturation of the penis and scrotum at puberty, growth of facial, body, and pubic hair, and development and maintenance of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is produced from the less potent testosterone by the enzyme 5α-reductase in select tissues, and is the primary androgen in the genitals, prostate gland, seminal vesicles, skin, and hair follicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Certain infectious diseases are a concern from a public health standpoint because they are zoonoses (transmittable to humans). (wikipedia.org)
  • These examples are not considered infectious diseases because they do not satisfy Koch's postulates - for example Staphylococcus intermedius, a commonly isolated bacteria from skin infections in dogs, would not cause pyoderma when introduced to a healthy dog. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Cyclosporine-induced sebaceous hyperplasia in a hematopoetic stem cell transplant patient: delayed onset of a common adverse event. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Failure to identify and manage primary causes is one of the most common reasons why ear disease recurs and why acute disease progresses to chronic, often irreversible, disease. (bmj.com)
  • Several compounds have been developed to inhibit the 5 alpha-reductase isozymes and they play an important role in the prevention and treatment of many common diseases. (hindawi.com)
  • Because the periocular region is rich in this type of gland, this region is a common site of origin. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are also common tick-borne bacterial diseases, including Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tick-borne diseases are common in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hyperplasia is a common preneoplastic response to stimulus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine herpesvirus is an infectious disease that is a common cause of death in puppies less than three weeks old. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2015, acne was estimated to affect 633 million people globally, making it the 8th most common disease worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • Some of these diseases are unique to dogs or closely related species, while others are found in other animals, including humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rabies (hydrophobia) is a fatal viral disease that can affect any mammal, although the close relationship of dogs with humans makes canine rabies a zoonotic concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rocky Mountain spotted fever* is a rickettsial disease that occurs in dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • They are usually found around the nose and eyes, and sometimes on the genitalia, often mistaken by those affected as warts or other sexually transmitted diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • normal
  • The prostate is hypoplastic, nonpalpable on rectal examination and approximately 1/10th the size of age-matched normal glands. (hindawi.com)
  • Hyperplasia is considered to be a physiological (normal) response to a specific stimulus, and the cells of a hyperplastic growth remain subject to normal regulatory control mechanisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • dermatitis
  • German shepherd dogs, labrador and golden retrievers, boxer dogs, spaniels, especially cocker spaniels, and West Highland white terriers were identified as commonly having atopic dermatitis as an underlying cause of their ear disease. (bmj.com)
  • Included here are diseases such as amyloidosis, sarcoidosis , infectious inflammations such as herpes and cellulitis, xanthelamas, acute atopic dermatitis , erythema multiforme, granuloma annulare, and lymphoid and myeloid infiltrates. (centrallakesclinic.biz)
  • tissue
  • Hyperplasia (from ancient Greek ὑπέρ huper, "over" + πλάσις plasis, "formation"), or hypergenesis, is an increase in the amount of organic tissue that results from cell proliferation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hyperplasia may be harmless and occur on a particular tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • With IGF use, one is able to cause hyperplasia which actually increases the number of muscle cells present in the tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disorders
  • Last week, the Global Genes Project , leading patient advocacy organizations representing the rare disease community, issued the RARE List™ , a stunning 65 page alphabetical listing of roughly 7,000 known rare diseases and disorders. (addiandcassi.com)
  • The present invention provides methods and compositions designed for treating a subject suffering from skin conditions, disorders or diseases. (patentsencyclopedia.com)
  • Evaluation of skin disorders -- Differential diagnosis -- Diseases and disorders -- Appendices. (stanford.edu)
  • bacterial
  • Brucellosis is a sexually transmitted bacterial disease that can cause uveitis, abortion, and orchitis in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also suspected a main bacterial source of neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease brains. (wikipedia.org)
  • endometrial hyperplasia
  • In the case of endometrial hyperplasia usually a Pap smear is done, also a biopsy during the pelvic examination, may be done of the individuals endometrial tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Endometrial hyperplasia - Hyperproliferation of the endometrium, usually in response to unopposed estrogen stimulation in the setting of polycystic ovary syndrome or exogenous administration of hormones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Atypical endometrial hyperplasia may represent an early neoplastic process which can lead to endometrial adenocarcinoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of endometrial adenocarcinoma from endometrial hyperplasia is a typical example of how the effects of pathologic hyperplasia can lead to neoplasia, and females who exhibit hyperplasia of the endometrium are indeed more likely to develop cancer of these cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • instead they are usually the result of wound colonization, opportunistic infections secondary to decreased resistance (often the result of viral infections), or secondary to other conditions (pyoderma secondary to skin allergies or pyometra secondary to cystic endometrial hyperplasia). (wikipedia.org)
  • Skin
  • However, it is not a very specific method, because other diseases share the same skin alterations with PDP, such as myxedema and hypothyroidism. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sebaceous glands are found throughout all areas of the skin except the palms of the hands and soles of the feet. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sebaceous glands develop from the same tissue that gives rise to the epidermis of the skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease in dogs can affect the lungs and skin, but more commonly the eye and central nervous system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease in dogs is usually nodular skin lesions of the head and trunk. (wikipedia.org)
  • The enzyme 5α-reductase catalyzes the formation of DHT from testosterone in certain tissues including the prostate gland, seminal vesicles, epididymides, skin, hair follicles, liver, and brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is produced from the less potent testosterone by the enzyme 5α-reductase in select tissues, and is the primary androgen in the genitals, prostate gland, seminal vesicles, skin, and hair follicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • This neoplasm is thought to arise from sebaceous glands in the skin and, therefore, may originate anywhere in the body where these glands are found. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hyperplasia may be due to any number of causes, including increased demand (for example, proliferation of basal layer of epidermis to compensate skin loss), chronic inflammatory response, hormonal dysfunctions, or compensation for damage or disease elsewhere. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many conditions affect the human integumentary system-the organ system covering the entire surface of the body and composed of skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • While only a small number of skin diseases account for most visits to the physician, thousands of skin conditions have been described. (wikipedia.org)
  • It primarily affects areas of the skin with a relatively high number of oil glands, including the face, upper part of the chest, and back. (wikipedia.org)
  • These examples are not considered infectious diseases because they do not satisfy Koch's postulates - for example Staphylococcus intermedius, a commonly isolated bacteria from skin infections in dogs, would not cause pyoderma when introduced to a healthy dog. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most common fungal diseases in dogs is ringworm, or dermatophytosis, an infection of the skin, hair, or nails. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occasionally, several adjacent glands will coalesce into a larger cauliflower-like cluster similar to sebaceous hyperplasia of the skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • prostate
  • DHT is biologically important for sexual differentiation of the male genitalia during embryogenesis, maturation of the penis and scrotum at puberty, growth of facial, body, and pubic hair, and development and maintenance of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Circulating levels of DHT are 1/10th and 1/20th those of testosterone in terms of total and free concentrations, respectively, whereas local DHT levels may be up to 10 times those of testosterone in tissues with high 5α-reductase expression such as the prostate gland. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • Some of these diseases are unique to dogs or closely related species, while others are found in other animals, including humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rabies (hydrophobia) is a fatal viral disease that can affect any mammal, although the close relationship of dogs with humans makes canine rabies a zoonotic concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rocky Mountain spotted fever* is a rickettsial disease that occurs in dogs and humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Certain infectious diseases are a concern from a public health standpoint because they are zoonoses (transmittable to humans). (wikipedia.org)
  • caused by Borrelia burgdorferi
  • Lyme disease* is a disease caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a spirochaete, and spread by ticks of the genus Ixodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lyme disease, or borreliosis, is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi and spread by Ixodes pacificus on the West coast of the United States and by I. scapularis (deer tick) in the rest of the U.S. Signs and symptoms include fever, joint swelling and pain, lameness, and swelling of the lymph nodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • bacterial
  • It is also suspected a main bacterial source of neuroinflammation in Alzheimer's disease brains. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brucellosis is a sexually transmitted bacterial disease that can cause uveitis, abortion, and orchitis in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • They are usually found around the nose and eyes, and sometimes on the genitalia, often mistaken by those affected as warts or other sexually transmitted diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine coronavirus is a gastrointestinal disease that is usually asymptomatic or with mild clinical signs. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Disseminated disease occurs when the fungus has spread outside of the lungs and may include clinical signs such as lameness, pain, seizures, anterior uveitis, and localized swelling. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a study performed in the Tucson and Phoenix area, 28% of dogs will test positive for exposure to the fungus by two years of age, but only 6% of the dogs will be ill with clinical disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • liver
  • We are also studying the HCCs that arise in patients with cirrhosis and chronic liver disorders and compare them with those without cirrhosis and known liver disease. (yale.edu)
  • Infectious canine hepatitis is a sometimes fatal infectious disease of the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Addison's disease is also known as hypoadrenocorticism. (cherokeehillsvet.com)
  • Touraine, Solente and Golé described PDP as the primary form of bone disease hypertrophic osteoarthropathy in 1935 and distinguished its three known forms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sebaceous glands of the breast are also known as Montgomery's glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conditions of the human integumentary system constitute a broad spectrum of diseases, also known as dermatoses, as well as many nonpathologic states (like, in certain circumstances, melanonychia and racquet nails). (wikipedia.org)
  • normal
  • Hyperplasia is considered to be a physiological (normal) response to a specific stimulus, and the cells of a hyperplastic growth remain subject to normal regulatory control mechanisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • Hyperplasia (from ancient Greek ὑπέρ huper, "over" + πλάσις plasis, "formation"), or hypergenesis, is an increase in the amount of organic tissue that results from cell proliferation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hyperplasia may be harmless and occur on a particular tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • With IGF use, one is able to cause hyperplasia which actually increases the number of muscle cells present in the tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • infectious disease
  • Canine distemper is an often fatal infectious disease that mainly has respiratory and neurologic signs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine herpesvirus is an infectious disease that is a common cause of death in puppies less than three weeks old. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canine minute virus is an infectious disease that can cause respiratory and gastrointestinal signs in young puppies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leptospirosis is an infectious disease caused by a spirochaete. (wikipedia.org)
  • An infectious disease is caused by the presence of organisms such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, or parasites (either animalian or protozoan). (wikipedia.org)
  • sexually transmi
  • It is a sexually transmitted disease, but can also be spread through contact with aborted fetuses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Persons with this condition sometimes consult a dermatologist because they are worried they may have a sexually transmitted disease (especially genital warts) or some form of cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • cells
  • Immunity produced when an animal's own immune system reacts to a stimulus e.g., a virus or bacteria, and produces antibodies and cells which will protect it from the disease caused by the bacteria or virus. (cherokeehillsvet.com)
  • Hyperplasia is different from hypertrophy in that the adaptive cell change in hypertrophy is an increase in the size of cells, whereas hyperplasia involves an increase in the number of cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • That being said, the effects caused by pathologic hyperplasia can provide a suitable foundation from which neoplastic cells may develop. (wikipedia.org)
  • Perhaps the most interesting and potent effect IGF has on the human body is its ability to cause hyperplasia, which is an actual splitting of cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • Individual sebaceous cells are large, with central dark nuclei and abundant foamy cytoplasm. (wikipedia.org)
  • produce
  • The glands are located just beneath the overlying epithelium and often produce a local elevation of the epithelium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ringworm
  • Treatment for localized ringworm is not always necessary as the disease is self-limiting, but the cliinical course can be shortened by using topical miconazole or clotrimazole. (wikipedia.org)
  • disorders
  • The differential diagnosis of dysfunctional uterine bleeding are bleeding disorders such as Von Willebrand, coagulopathies and thrombocytopenia and sexually transmitted disorders such as cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease. (medicalzone.net)