NEW BLOOD TEST COULD SPOT CANCER CELLS MORE QUICKLY

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Blood test promises rapid and portable diagnoses of heart

A blood test designed to rapidly diagnose heart attacks has been verified in new trials. The research hopes to lead to a portable hand-held testing device that can not only speed up diagnoses in
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Monitor detects dangerously low white blood cell levels

Researchers have now developed a portable device that could be used to monitor patients’ white blood cell levels at home, without taking blood samples. Such a device could prevent thousands of
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Gallstones Symptoms, Treatment, Causes, Diet & Surgery

Gallstones (gall stones) are formed from bile, bilirubin, and cholesterol. They are common, and usually have no symptoms. However, when they do occur, the most common symptoms are biliary colic and cholecystitis. Biliary colic pain comes on suddenly, is constant, severe, and located in the middle or right of the upper abdomen. Diet changes have not shown to treat or prevent gallstones.
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Pancreas: Functions and disorders – Medical News Today

The pancreas is a gland organ located in the abdomen. It plays a crucial role in digestion by producing enzymes that help to break down the food we eat. Disorders with the pancreas include
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Esophageal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)—Patient Version

Esophageal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the esophagus. The esophagus is the hollow, muscular tube that moves food and liquid from the throat to the stomach.The wall of the esophagus is made up of several layers of tissue, including mucous membrane, muscle, and connective tissue. Esophageal cancer starts on the inside lining of the esophagus and
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Diarrhea – Wikipedia

Diarrhea is defined by the World Health Organization as having three or more loose or liquid stools per day, or as having more stools than is normal for that person.. Acute diarrhea is defined as an abnormally frequent discharge of semisolid or fluid fecal matter from the bowel, lasting less than 14 days, by World Gastroenterology Organization.. Secretory
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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms – National Cancer Institute

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,329 terms related to cancer and medicine.. We offer a widget that you can add to your website to let users look up cancer-related terms. Get NCI’s Dictionary of Cancer Terms Widget.
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