Carcinoma in situ

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  • 'Medical Ethics In Henrietta Lacks'

    A quote to highlight the misuse of medical ethics is “TeLinde disagreed— he believed carcinoma in situ was simply an early stage of invasive carcinoma that, if left untreated, eventually became deadly. So he treated it aggressively, often removing the cervix, uterus, and most of the vagina” (Skloot 165). This was unethical because there was no proven way to tell if this was the best treatment method, he did it just because he thought it was best. This is an example of a doctor using his own judgment, but not for the right reasons, nothing was proven and he did the treatment anyways. Another quote to highlight this issue is when Henrietta’s cells are taken without her knowledge “though no one had told Henrietta that TeLinde was collecting samples or asked if she wanted to be a donor—Wharton picked up a sharp knife and shaved two dime-sized pieces of tissue from…

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  • Quantum Dots Essay

    nanoparticles in samples were visualised. Bio-distribution of nanoparticles in samples was also observed by the confocal fluorescence microscopy, hyperspectral fluorescence microscopy and transmission electron microscopy imaging for confirmation purpose1. Bioluminescence observation suggested a significant proportion of samples were successfully labelled with nanodots and they can be clearly visualised in all three different experimental conditions: in vitro (labelled spermatozoa and oocytes),…

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  • Memory Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes In Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Case Study

    statistical analysis was performed in the study. This analysis allowed for further methods, rankings, models, probabilities and other types of analysis to interpret or simulate the survival of the individual. In the results section, it provides a little background on the median age. As well it mentions that men where the majority of the patients. In addition, it provides data on the number of squamous cell carcinomas (SCC), adenocarcinomas and large cell carcinomas (LCCs) with the information…

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  • Liver Health Connection: Case Study

    4.1. Historical Accounts The purpose of this objective was to gather current studies about the co-infection of HIV/HBV and provide facts with evidences to Liver Health Connection. Hence, Liver Health Connection utilizes the product of the research to educate providers, the community, and patients. As I indicated in my proposal, the first objective was to research about the Viral Hepatitis B (HBV) and Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) co-infection Before the start of objective one, LHC provided…

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  • Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)

    The core of the hepatitis B virus is generally in the shape of an icosahedron. Within the virus, there are two strands of DNA, one smaller than the other, which is circular. HBV is around 42 nm in width, and the core is surrounded in a 4nm thick coat. They are enveloped, which means they are more susceptible to being destroyed, because the envelope is very thin. Viruses in general are very small, much smaller than bacteria, and HBV is no different. (Image:…

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  • What Is The Dichotomy Of Wild Life

    This island has to be saved for its trees, it has to be saved for its animals it is a part of a reserve forest, it belongs to a project to save tigers, which is paid for by people from all around the world….who love animals so much that they are willing to kill us for them…this whole world has become a place for animals, and our fault, our crime was that we were just human beings, trying to live as human beings always have, from the water and the soil. No human being…

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  • Recurrent Pneumonia Case Study: Mr. Cauley's Case

    where a workup for immuno compromising conditions was initiated. It should be noted Mr. Cauley suffered acute renal failure requiring dialysis in 2004 and subsequent renal transplantation and he is chronically on immunosuppressant medications. Prior to his pneumonia in 2013, he states that he had not suffered pneumonias in the past. He has no structural lung disease, although he did smoke one pack a day for about 30 years and quit in 2004. He has no history of personal malignancy, however…

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  • Negative Effects Of Zoos

    mention, they participate in internships at animals sanctuaries, animals camps, and veterinary hospitals. When handling these exotic animals, zookeepers do it with care as they were trained to so. These zookeepers maintain the animals’ habitat and also engage them in activities. Care has improved a lot over the last few decades mostly because of the improvement in education that zookeepers attain. They now understand that animals need to be kept busy and active in order to prevent boredom and…

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  • Against Zoos Essay

    Have you ever been to a zoo? Zoos are very popular and everyone has been to at least one, at some point in their life. They are known for showing off the wild animals, and educating you on them at the same time. I don’t think zoos do very well with that. To me, a zoo is a large business that captures wild animals and changes their lives forever. They hold them in captivity and don’t treat them like the should, like wild animals. Many zoos are businesses and known for only caring about the money,…

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  • Skin Wellness

    Atkins diet, vegan diet, and raw food diet are just three of the many named diet types out there to fulfil a person 's needs. Since a diet is well-known for its helpful effects with a slim body and great figure, it also plays a vital role to your skin health. So, what is so beguiling about skin health in relation to anyone 's distinctive diet? No one would ever concur that most people are never given compliments for a slim body but poor skin health, so outside appearance does have a lot to do…

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