More or less violent effects on the musculoskeletal system, which includes muscles, tendons, fascia and joints, represent sprains, contusions and strains. A sprain can only occur in joints. Preferred is the foot and
Teff, also known as dwarf millet, is a power grain that really has it all. Teff inspires with valuable ingredients that have a variety of positive effects on health.
The human thigh is an anatomical unit made up of the thigh bone and the muscles, tendons, nerves and blood vessels surrounding it. The thighbone, femur, forms the bony basis of the thigh.
Fleas or a flea bite usually occur with very severe itching. Small pustules can be seen on the affected areas, often a large number of them. The bites of these parasites are not dangerous at our level, but extremely unpleasant
A pilus is an adhesin that enables bacteria to attach to cells and thus helps colonize the host. Gram-negative bacteria in particular are typically equipped with one or more pili. The presence of pili
The Oppenheim reflex or the Oppenheim sign is a natural reflex in babies and a pathological reflex in adults. Neurology associates this reflex movement with the signs of the pyramidal trajectory, as is the case with damage to central motor neurons
Osmosis is a directed flow of molecular particles through a semipermeable membrane. In biology it is of central importance for regulating the water balance in the cells.
The following article is about air in the stomach, increased flatulence and trapped air in the body. In addition to a definition, the causes, diagnosis, course, treatment and ultimately also possibilities for prevention are shown.
The acronym sensorimotor is made up of the two terms sensor and motor and describes a motor function of the muscles that are largely unconsciously controlled by sensory impressions. As a rule, the complexes are learned
Kidney infarction is a blockage of blood vessels in the kidneys that impairs blood flow and oxygen supply to kidney tissue and causes the tissue to die as a result. The most common causes of this ischemic phenomenon are thrombosis
Doctors understand the term tarry stool or melena to be a clearly visible black coloration of the stool. Depending on the cause, this can be accompanied by health complaints or it can occur completely symptom-free. Responsible f