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Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of syphilis | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of syphilis | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] When we’re trying to diagnose syphilis, which I’ll abbreviate like this, because it’s shaped like a spiral, that’s why it’s called a spirochete, but other times we’ll call it a treponem. So when we’re trying to diagnose syphilis, one of the downsides is that we can’t diagnose the specific stage. So those signs […]

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease

On our Youtube channel, you’ll find a limited selection of pathology and patient videos. With Osmosis Prime, you’ll get access to over 700 videos including complete coverage of pathology and physiology and a growing collection of pharmacology and clinical reasoning topics. Try it free today. Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease is a childhood hip disorder that occurs when […]

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Osteopathic medicine (DO)

Osteopathic medicine (DO)

Osteopathic medicine emphasizes a philosophy of treating patients in a holistic manner. In the United States, Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine, or DOs, are fully licensed physicians who practice in all areas of medicine who are trained to meet patients “where they are” and understand all of the things in their life that contribute to their […]

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Maple Syrup Urine Disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Maple Syrup Urine Disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Maple syrup urine disease is a rare genetic metabolic disorder where the body cannot break down branched chain amino acids like valine, leucine, and isoleucine completely, causing buildup of these amino acids and their toxic metabolic byproducts. It was named maple syrup urine disease since the urine that contain these metabolites smell like maple syrup. […]

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