For hundreds of years, people knew that cigarette smoking caused
lung cancer, yet the cure rate for lung cancer even today is dismal.
Heart failure patients also have an increased risk of sudden death, or cardiac arrest, caused
by an irregular heartbeat.
This is usually caused
by improperly trimmed nails.
Based on its customer communications, Apple Rubber estimates that nearly 60% of o-ring failures are caused
by improper sizing, 30% of o-ring failures occur because a custom seal design is needed, and another 10% of failures are caused
by chemical incompatibility.
Acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitis (AHC) is a rapidly progressive and highly contagious viral disease that is primarily caused
by 2 distinct enteroviruses: enterovirus 70 (EV70) and a variant of coxsackievirus A24 (CA24v).
The plaintiff was insured under a long-term disability policy which included a 24-month limitation for disabilities "caused
or contributed to" by a "mental disorder." While mental disorder was defined as a "mental, emotional, behavioral, or stress-related disorder," the policy was silent as to whether the insurer should look to causes or symptoms when determining whether the mental illness limitation applied.
What was so remarkable about the clinic syndrome was that these young individuals exhibited pure, unalloyed parkinsonism, without features of damage to other parts of the nervous systems that virtually all neurotoxicants known to induce parkinsonism typically caused
(Ballard et al.
They may be caused
by improper processing conditions and are common when materials with very different melting rates are blended together.
Our two patients received appropriate otolaryngologic follow-up after embolization, but their intranasal tumors were difficult to appreciate because of the intranasal changes caused
by packing and embolization.
It may be caused
by a repetitive type trauma to the musculature causing a build up of fluid and pressure in the compartment.
* Eye: To prevent injuries caused
by foreign bodies, burns and/or infrared and ultraviolet radiation from high-temperature surfaces or electric arc, refer to the eye protection specification in ANSI Z87.1 (Practice for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection), use minimum-protection safety glasses with side shields and darker glasses for intense radiant energy;
Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) is a complication of a strep throat caused
by particular strains of GAS.