Amyloidosis

Saturday, April 9th, 2011

Amyloidosis is a medical condition, where amyloid, an unusual protein, that usually is not present in the person’s body, accumulates in different tissues. Various types of Amyloidosis exists. In primary Amyloidosis, the causes are unknown. However, it is associated with plasma cells’ abnormalities, as is multiple myelomas, which can also be associated with Amyloidosis. In […]

Hyponatremia

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Hyponatremia (low level of sodium in blood) is a concentration of sodium in blood under 136 mEq (milliequivalents) per blood liter. The concentration of the sodium in blood drops extremely low when sodium has been over-diluted by extremely large amounts of water in the person’s body. Sodium may be over-diluted in individuals who drink excessive […]

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