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Josef Mengele

Mengele was a German physician who performed medical experiments on prisoners. Josef Mengele was born on March 16, 1911 in Gunzburg, Bavaria. He began

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macular degeneration

eye disorder causing loss of central vision. The affected area, the macula, lies at the back of the retina and is the part that produces the sharpest

Open Malaria
Malaria

A parasitic disease caused by four species of PLASMODIUM : P. falciparum, P. vivax, P. ovale , and P. malariae . It causes recurrent episodes of high

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male reproductive system

Full answer To understand the male reproductive system we need to look at: its structure how sperm are produced. Components of the male reproductive

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Malnutrition

Condition resulting from a defective diet where certain important food nutrients (such as proteins, vitamins, or carbohydrates) are absent. It can

Malpighi, Marcello (1628 - 1694)

Place : Italy Subject : biography, biology Italian physician who discovered, among other things, blood capillaries, and pioneered the use of the

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mammary gland

organ of the female mammal that produces and secretes milk for the nourishment of the young. A mammal may have from 1 to 11 pairs of mammary glands,

Mammography

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. According to recent figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than

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Manic-depressive illness

What Is It? Bipolar disorder, which used to be called manic depressive illness or manic depression, is a mental disorder characterized by wide mood

Maple syrup urine disease

Maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) is an inherited metabolic dysfunction that leads to an accumulation of the branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) and the