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Microcytosis is commonly due to thalassaemia and iron deficiency. The diagnosis of thalassaemia in asymptomatic individuals is generally of no consequence to the patient but may have
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The most common cause of salivary gland inflammation is sialolithiasis. Stasis, duct obstruction and chronic inflammation is thought to lead to sialolithiasis. Bilateral salivary gland
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The GP has a key role in optimising the health, function and well-being of children and adults with cerebral palsy; attention to family functioning and carer health is an important part
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Aortic stenosis (AS) is a silent killer. Symptoms can take 10–20 years to develop, and once they appear, about 50% of…
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There is an increasing incidence of non-cervical HPV-related cancer. HPV-16 and -18 strains are most prevalent in HPV-related cancers. Risk factors include certain sexual behaviours
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Correctly ordering and interpreting pathology tests is vital to ensuring a timely diagnosis and appropriate and effective…
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Hepatitis C is the most common bloodborne infection. Chronic hepatitis C infection can lead to cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). There are high-risk groups for exposure and
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