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    What is meaning of malignant neoplasm of breast?

    Malignant tumors can invade and destroy surrounding tissue and spread to other parts of the body. Breast cancer usually affects tissues involved in milk production (ductal and lobular tissues).
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    When was the first home pregnancy test invented?

    the first home test kit for hCG was invented in 1968.
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    What is the normal range of parathyroid hormone?

    Normal values are 10 to 55 pg/mL.
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    What is the definition of pulmonary respiration?

    While pulmonary ventilation is the process by which oxygen enters and carbon dioxide exits the alveoli, respiration is the process by which oxygen and carbon dioxide diffuse in and out of the blood. Respiration is also referred to as gas exchange, and it occurs in two areas of the body.
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    What happens if you vomit after taking the pill?

    If you're sick (vomit) within two hours of taking your contraceptive pill, it will not have been absorbed by your body. You should take another pill straight away.
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    how to straighten teeth naturally without braces

    There are many methods. Using retainers and taking care of them in general is practised.
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    How does a doctor diagnose rheumatoid arthritis?

    The doctor will examine each joint, looking for tenderness, swelling, warmth and painful or limited movement. The number and pattern of joints affected can also indicate RA.
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    What percentage of the population has cold sores?

    Ninety percent of all people get at least one cold sore in their life.
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    What does it mean if bun creatinine ratio is low?

    Low BUN levels are not common and are not usually a cause for concern. They may be seen in severe liver disease, malnutrition, and sometimes when a person is overhydrated (too much fluid volume), but the BUN test is not usually used to diagnose or monitor these conditions.
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    How early can you get a blood test for pregnancy?

    Blood tests are more sensitive than urine tests and may detect pregnancy from about six days to eight days after ovulation.
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    What size bar do you get your tongue pierced with?

    A 14 gauge, 5/8-inch barbell or stud is the most commonly used tongue ring size. When people get their tongue pierced, they will usually get a 14 gauge, 7/8-inch straight barbell used for the initial piercing. It is not until the tongue has had time to heal that someone should consider switching...
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    What is the best antibiotic for cat scratch fever?

    Treatment with antibiotics such as azithromycin can be helpful. Other antibiotics may be used, including clarithromycin, rifampin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, or ciprofloxacin.
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    what are the symptoms of type 1 diabetes in adults

    The symptoms of type 1 diabetes: they include weight loss, constant thirst and urination, and nausea
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    How much does it cost to get tested for allergies?

    A skin allergy test can cost around $30 and above.
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    What does it mean to have inflammation in the body?

    When inflammation occurs, chemicals from the body's white blood cells are released into the blood or affected tissues to protect your body from foreign substances. This release of chemicals increases the blood flow to the area of injury or infection, and may result in redness and warmth.