collagen

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a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and other connective tissue

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This lady also had a significant peripheral eosinophilia unresponsive to anti parasitic chemotherapy, a normal bone marrow biopsy aspirate and p-ANCA, which was non reactive thus ruling out parasitic infestations, collagen diseases such as Churgh-Strauss Syndrome and haematological malignancies.
The company said that dexamethasone elixir is used to treat a variety of conditions including endocrine disorders, rheumatic disorders and collagen diseases.
She was amazed to hear that the Gerson Therapy is very effective in overcoming collagen diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis.
In addition to its use in fetal medicine, dexamethasone is used for a whole host of indications from endocrine and rheumatic disorders to collagen diseases and cerebral edema.