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Multiple Sclerosis Pathophysiology

Multiple Sclerosis Pathophysiology

Multiple sclerosis is one of the diseases in the nervous system that puzzles experts even until now. It is a disease concentrated on the loss of conduction of nerve impulses in the central nervous system due to the immune-related attack on the myelin sheath. The axons when demyelinated or peeled off with myelin, it can […]

Acute Hemorrhagic Pancreatitis Pathophysiology

Acute Hemorrhagic Pancreatitis Pathophysiology

Acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis is characterized by inflammation of the pancreas. In the later part, vessels ruptured resulting to tissue ischemia. Eventually, it will lead to tissue necrosis. The main problem in acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis is autodigestion of the pancreas. The cause of inflammation mechanism in pancreatitis is unknown. Although it is considered as the milder […]

Pathophysiology of Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Pathophysiology of Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Diabetic Ketoacidosis is a serious complication of Diabetes Mellitus Type 1. The problem in Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 is the absolute lack of insulin. Without insulin, glucose will not be transported to the cells. Consequently, a person feels hungry despite of eating adequately and the level of glucose in the body is increasing because cell […]