Arsak
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"AGE" meaning in the term AGE-associated autoantibodies?
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Advanced Glycation End-products These are basically proteins and lipids that are glycated in a high glucose environment, e.g. in untreated diabetic patients. Wikipedia has an article about the ...

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Methods for dealing with gas pains?
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Yes, there are ways. First, make sure the stomach is not squeezed by a tight belt or similar. One can support gas movement by massaging the belly. Since some gases tend to move upwards, changing ...

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Why are the majority of patients with Edwards Syndrome females?
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According to this article, the ratio of affected females/males differs when you look at liveborn or prenatal infants, which indicates a prenatal selection against males (i.e. more males are ...

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Is the Zimnitsky Urine Test used in the West at all? What tests are used instead?
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So far, I could not find evidence that the Zimnitsky test is applied in exactly the same way in western countries. The urine specific gravity is a parameter that is assessed during urine analysis. ...

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