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Acid-Fast Bacilli Smear with Culture Sensitivity

Acid-Fast Bacilli (AFB) are a group of rod-shaped bacteria; the most common and clinically important of which, belong to the genus mycobacterium.

Farber's Disease

Farber’s Disease causes high fatality in very young children. Currently, the disease is treated symptomatically and there is no particular cure for this condition. Learn more...

New Guidelines for Stroke Prevention in Women

"The risk factors that are unique to women need to be recognized, and women can start decreasing their risk much earlier than they thought...

Foreign Object in the Ear

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