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CANCER-weight loss

Does cancer always cause weight loss? Cancer can cause weight loss in some cases, but it doesn’t always lead to weight loss. Weight loss can occur due to a variety of reasons associated with cancer, such as changes in metabolism, decreased appetite, difficulty...

WASSERMANN REACTION

The Wassermann reaction is a diagnostic test for the detection of syphilis.It has low specificity, also testing positive in other infections: Systemic lupus erythematosusOrnithosisTuberculosisMycoplasma pneumoniaMalariaPregnancyInfectious...

WOUND TYPES

According to the type of injury of wounds, the following are distinguished: Abrasions: These form as a result of rubbing or scraping the skin against a hard surface. Lacerations: These are deeper cuts caused by sharp objects, such as a knife, or sharp edges....