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Related to Wasting syndrome: Cerebral salt wasting syndrome, Kaposi Sarcoma

dabbing, daubing

Dressing a stone surface with a special pointed tool to produce a pitted appearance.

wasting

In stonecutting, splitting off the surplus stone with a wedge-shaped chisel (called a point), or with a pick, so that the faces of the stone are reduced to nearly plane surfaces; dabbing.
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Lack of an effect of a commercial vaccine adjuvant on the development of postweaning multisystemic wasting syndrome (PMWS) in porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) experimentally infected conventional pigs.
Such individuals could be experiencing the wasting syndrome (loss of LBM and regional loss of fat mass) without having a body mass less than 10% of the ideal.
Two diseases, elaphostrongylosis (ELA), caused by the parasite Elaphostrongylus alces, and moose wasting syndrome (MWS), the etiology of which is still unknown, gave rise to public concern and interest.
For example, five years before Duesberg and Rasnick's assertion that pneumonia and candidiasis are "almost the only two" AIDS-defining conditions seen in hemophiliacs, a European hemophiliac cohort found that of 37 diagnosed with AIDS, 6 had toxoplasmosis, 3 had wasting syndrome, 3 had dementia, 2 had MAC, 1 had CMV and 1 had lymphoma as their AIDS-diagnosing illness.
Further, the drug improves wasting syndrome and aphthous ulcers.
Post-weaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome was identified in Canada ten years ago and arrived from France.
ABSTRACT: We studied a sudden occurrence of moose (Alces alces) browsing twigs and stripping bark of Norway spruce (Picea abies) that coincided temporally and spatially with a moose wasting syndrome in southern Alvsborg County in southwestern Sweden from 1990 to 1992.
Supporters of medicinal marijuana say it can stimulate the appetites of people suffering from the AIDS-related wasting syndrome and ease nausea in cancer patients.
With the FDA's guidance, MAPS developed a research plan, including a large, multi-site clinical study and a series of individual trials, to test marijuana's effectiveness in treating AIDS wasting syndrome.
One recent example is that of a European tourist diagnosed with Cerebral Salt Wasting Syndrome (CSWS), a rare endocrine condition characterized by low blood sodium and severe dehydration.
22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and elsewhere say that a vaccination they have developed to fight a brain-based, wasting syndrome among deer and other animals may hold promise on two additional fronts: Protecting U.
The results might indicate whether leptin could serve as an immune system booster for low-birthweight babies or people with AIDS or cancer, who often experience a wasting syndrome.