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gotten through environmental forces

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ITP is an acquired disorder caused by antibodies against platelets and progresses as platelet destruction increases (1).
Healthy bone grows throughout childhood and adolescence unless a genetic or acquired disorder disrupts the process.
Bronchiectasis is considered an acquired disorder of the mid bronchi and bronchioles.
PNH is a rare acquired disorder of the hematopoietic system, characterized by increased susceptibility of red blood cells to complement mediated cell lysis, due to absence of glycophosphatidylinositol linked proteins.
INTRODUCTION: Vitiligo is an acquired disorder of the skin and mucous membranes that is characterized by well circumscribed, depigmented macules and patches and that occurs secondary to selective destruction of melanocytes.
This acquired disorder of the tunica albuginea is caused by the formation of a plaque of fibrous tissue resulting in penile curvature and erectile dysfunction and pain.
This textbook explains how to diagnose common and rare congenital disorders and acquired disorders in infants and children using imaging.
The sections cover disorders of the upper and lower limb and spine, including anatomy, trauma, and degenerative and acquired disorders, and the basic science of the musculoskeletal system, metabolic bone disease, rheumatologic diseases, musculoskeletal tumors, the sequelae of trauma, and congenital deformities.
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