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Left Side Pain Under Rib Cage

The rib cage gives support and protection to various important tissues and organs in your chest, thoracic cavity, and abdominal area. Rib cage region is an area that one could experience pain for different reasons. In case of accidents, this region is more prone and an individual could sustain serious injuries that could lead to […]

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What is MCHC in a blood test?

MCHC or mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration refers to the average content of hemoglobin’s in RBCs or red blood cells. The MCHC value is noted down in a CBC or complete blood count report. It is one of the indices of RBCs and is used for diagnosis of anemia along with the cause, type, and severity […]

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Monocytes – Function, Normal Range

Our surrounding is composed of germs that can harm our bodies. When the germs get into our bodies, they can cause infections. Our immune system perceives these germs as foreign invaders that should be warded off. Our bodies have to fight these bacteria to keep us safe from illnesses. This role is played by the […]

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Lymphocytes – Normal Range, High, Low (Causes)

Lymphocytes are white blood cells that are found in the blood and are vital in the immune system of the body. White blood cells protect our bodies from diseases by fighting against infections. When foreign microorganisms that are likely to cause diseases enter the body, the lymphocytes respond immediately by attacking the infectious agents and […]

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How long does Acid stay in your System?

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Lysergic Acid Diethylamide or acid is a strong hallucinogen abbreviated as LSD. Depending on the type of tests used, acid can remain detectible in the system for nearly five days after initial use. The drug is famous for its effect on the central nervous system and the resultant psychological changes.It may not be physically addictive, […]

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E Coli in Urine (What does the culture test say?)

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  Though fungus and viruses are also culprits, bacteria is the most common cause  for urinary tract infection.  Escherichia Coli or E.Coli is the most common form of bacteria for Urinary Tract Infection  The bacteria has the propensity to cause infection to the urinary tract, the bladder and even the kidneys. How does the culture test […]

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How long does Lortab Stay in Your System?

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Lortab is a prescription drug which belongs to the opiate analgesic class of medicines. It is used for alleviation of severe pain. It works by acting on the nervous system and the brain and altering its response to pain. This narcotic painkiller is a ‘controlled substance,’ which means that the government controls its consumption and […]

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