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a pathological condition of mind or body

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Worldwide, the incidence of end-stage disease for organs such as the heart, liver and kidney continues to rise in excess of the supply of these organs.
A major distinction is related to IFN-[gamma] levels during end-stage disease with dramatically higher systemic levels for EBOV-Makona-infected macaques.
Especially, effects of AVELE on malaria induced critical pathologies such as thrombocytopenia/thrombocytosis and the end-stage disease were examined for the first time.
The signs and symptoms of advanced/metastatic disease include hepatomegaly, lymphadenopathy (including pelvic masses), jaundice, ascites, and cachexia in end-stage disease.
End-stage disease is characterized by a honeycomb glandular appearance.
Although patients are initially treated with drug therapy, the only method of treating end-stage disease currently is a heart transplant or mechanical assist device.
End-stage disease was not included and the mean joint space width of the medial tibiofemoral compartment was 3.
31 August 2011 - US diagnostics company BG Medicine Inc (NASDAQ:BGMD) said yesterday that results from subjects in the Prevention of Renal and Vascular End-stage Disease (PREVEND) study demonstrated that galectin-3 levels are associated with risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
And I have many passions in my life, both personal, such as my family, and professional, caring for patients with end-stage disease.
The blood test for PSA (prostate specific antigen) was rising - everything pointed towards the fact that he had end-stage disease," the BBC quoted Sikora, Medical Director of Cancer Partners in UK, as saying.
People harboring two variant copies were also more prone to such end-stage disease compared with people having one variant copy.
They included age, gender, marital status, and living alone before admission as well as diagnoses and problem conditions such as Alzheimer's or dementia, psychiatric disorder (schizophrenia or anxiety disorder), depression, diabetes, hip fracture, cancer, end-stage disease, and bowel or bladder continence.
Trial patients with end-stage disease had their lives extended by more than six months by the drug, which is taken in the form of a pill and has few adverse side-effects.
The study found trial patients with end-stage disease had their lives extended by more than six months by the drug.
If action is not taken now, the health costs in 20 years as these people reach end-stage disease "will be stupendous," he warns.