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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Advise the patient to avoid foods containing wheat, rye, and barley -key concept/objective: to recall that the gluten-free diet requires the patient to avoid foods containing wheat, rye, and barley...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Administer folic acid 5 mg daily -key concept/objective: to recognize that the diagnosis of tropical sprue requires a small bowel biopsy and that treatment with folic acid is associated with rapid...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Tumor lysis syndrome-patients with a large tumor burden or rapidly proliferating tumors may experience a spontaneous or treatment-related tumor lysis syndrome that includes the rapid discharge of...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Vancomycin, piperacillin-tazobactam, and gentamicin-the antimicrobial agents that are initially selected for patients with fever and neutropenia should provide broad-spectrum coverage against both...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml)-cml is a classic example of a malignant disease whose development proceeds through three phases: chronic, accelerated, and blast. at diagnosis, more than 85% to...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Hydroxyurea-tyrosine kinase inhibitor (tki) therapy, introduced with imatinib, has revolutionized the treatment of patients with cml and has profoundly changed every treatment algorithm for cml....Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Hydroxyurea plus aspirin-indications for therapy in essential thrombocytosis are based on the risk of thrombohemorrhagic complications. risk factors include age older than 60 years, a history of a...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Teardrop cells-more than half of the patients with myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia (mmm) present with anemia and thrombocytosis. most commonly, symptoms such as weakness, fatigue, or dyspnea...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
When they reach 40 years of age-according to the gold guidelines, clinicians should consider the diagnosis of copd in any patient who has dyspnea, chronic cough, or sputum production, as well as in...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Jan 18, 2020
Patients who are unable to control glycaemic control despite maximal doses of metformin and/or sulphonylureas-2. patients who have a bmi >35kg/m^2-quoted from nice guidelines cg66 update:exenatide:...Read More

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L.Steven
Answered: Jan 07, 2018
The prothrombin time is a valuable blood test that determines the amount time it takes for the blood to coagulate. It is determined by the prothrombin formation in the blood, as all other factors...Read More

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A. Critical illness

Critical illness cover is a policy which gives extra coverage even for critical treatment and helps in medical expenses.

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H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Sep 13, 2018
Crohn disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that affects the lining of the digestive tract. The other type of inflammatory bowel disease is ulcerative colitis. Crohn disease can affect...Read More

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C. Matz, College student
Answered: Jun 07, 2019
Is CBD oil different from CBD? This is something that a lot of people would like to know. CBD oil will come from CBD which means cannabinoids. Cannabinoids are naturally present in CBD and CBD is...Read More

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T. Moore, Writer
Answered: May 29, 2019
DKA means Diabetic Ketoacidosis while HHNK means Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Non-Ketoacidosis. These two conditions are suffered by those with diabetes. The two diabetic conditions must be managed...Read More

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