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Rocky Mountain spotted fever

What is Rocky Mountain spotted fever and symptoms An illness resulting from INFECTION with the bacterium Rickettsia rickettsii. Tick bites spread Rocky Mountain spotted FEVER, so-named because of the characteristic RASH the illness causes. Symptoms generally appear within five days of a tick bite and

Rabies virus - definition, symptoms and treatment

What is Rabies virus and definition A potentially fatal illness resulting from INFECTION with the rabies VIRUS, which belongs to the Lyssavirus viral family. Rabies is very rare in people though a common infection in wild animals who can transmit the infection to unvaccinated pets such as dogs and cats or to people

Rubella virus - definition, symptoms and treatment

What is Rubella virus and definition An illness resulting from INFECTION with the rubella virus, a member of the Rubivirus viral family. Rubella, also called three-day MEASLES or German measles (because German researchers were the first to identify rubella as an illness separate from measles), is a mild course of

Cardiac Rehabilitation - definition and programs

Cardiac Rehabilitation - definition and programs

What is Cardiac Rehabilitation and Definition Cardiac Rehabilitation - planned activities, course of recovery, or structured program for improving cardiovascular health after HEART ATTACK, CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT (CABG), HEART TRANSPLANTATION, and other major cardiovascular events or operations. Many people,

Salmonellosis - Salmonella bacteria - symptoms, course, prevention and treatment

What is Salmonellosis and Salmonella bacteria An illness resulting from INFECTION with any of the numerous strains of Salmonella BACTERIA. Salmonella are common in the feces of birds and animals. Salmonellosis is most often a foodborne illness acquired through eating raw eggs, unpasteurized dairy products, and

Blepharoplasty - Eye lid surgery

Blepharoplasty - Eye lid surgery

Blepharoplasty is a surgical OPERATION to remove excess tissue from the eyelids to correct drooping upper eyelids and “baggy” lower eyelids. Such conditions most commonly develop as a consequence of aging or extensive weight loss or when there is damage to the nerves that control the eyelid muscles (such

Cytochrome P450 (CYP450) enzymes

Cytochrome P450 (CYP450) enzymes

Cytochrome P450 enzymes - a group of about 60 endogenous enzymes (enzymes the body produces) that participate in the METABOLISM of drugs. The CYP450 enzymes also participate in lipid (notably cholesterol) and steroid HORMONE synthesis. Most of the CYP450 enzymes that are active in DRUG metabolism are in the LIVER and