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chicken

(chĭk′ən)
n.
a. A common domesticated fowl (Gallus domesticus) widely raised for meat and eggs and believed to be descended from the jungle fowl G. gallus.
b. Any of various similar or related birds.
c. The flesh of the chicken, used as food.
Human rights The chicken. See La Barra
Vox populi A colloquial term for a person who is afraid to act

Patient discussion about chicken

Q. How contagious is chicken pox? I just found out that a kid in my son's preschool has chicken pox. What are the chances my son got it too? He hasn't been vaccinated against it. He is 3 years old.

A. take it easy Issac. chicken pox is a typical disease children have. me too i still live. the most important thing is that your child does not scratch his face because it can make skin damages. your 3 year old child has only now with 3 years a more or less correct working lymph system. perhaps this link-page can help you too:

before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. Is chicken pox dangerous to my fetus? I am pregnant and have never had chicken pox before. My daughter is 2 years old and has not had chicken pox before and hasn't been vaccinated against it either. If she does catch chicken pox can this be dangerous to me or the fetus?

A. perhaps it will be then useful if the chicken pox would appear that you have then a separate room if necessary (quarantine).
i advice you also to inform yourself and build your own opinion with this link-page:

before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. i ate a piece of chicken breast and bone is stuck in my throat what to do

A. You should seek medical treatment - if it's stuck high enough the may be to remove it with simple maneuver. Otherwise, the may use endocscopy (a pipe-like device with a camera that helps to get the bone out). It may cause problems such as tearing and causing a hole in your throat or your digestive tract, so it should be removed.

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Published reference values for the Gallus gallus domesticus can be found in the Exotic Animal Formulary (6) and Schalm's Veterinary Hematology, (7) but the origin of these interval values could not be traced.
The primers were specific, as they did not detect the species Sus scrofa domesticus, Ovisaries, Gallus gallus domesticus or Salmo salar, suggesting that they may also be used to detect Bos Taurus and Bubalus bubalis DNA in other food products.
Dynamic changes in parameters of redox balance after mild heat stress in aged laying hens (Gallus gallus domesticus).
Gallus gallus domesticus. No positive PCR was obtained from 117 plasm samples obtained from domestic chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) white, and brown leghorn lineages and also leghorn var (chicken from poultry farm) by the nested-PCR for the UTR-A, and a positive samples was detected in a female adult white leghorn by the ORF-2 PCR.
Groups of nine 3-week-old domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus), 3-week-old domestic Pekin ducks (Anas platyrhyncos), 4-week-old chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus), 3-week-old turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo), and 5-week-old Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonicus) were each injected intratracheally with [10.sup.6.2] mean tissue culture infective doses (TCI[D.sub.50]) of Vero E6 propagated Urbani SARS-CoV per bird in a volume of 0.1 mL.
Key words: ovarian follicles, in vitro fertilization, surgery, hens, avian, chickens, Gallus gallus domesticus
Tibetan chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a special breed of poultry that was listed as the first-class key species of animals by agriculture ministry of China (Yang et al., 2010; Ji et al., 2001).