Medscape Clinical Trend: Metformin⁠

 | Post date: 2020/09/1 | 
The most commonly prescribed drug for type2 diabetes may be associated with reduced risk for death due to COVID-19. ⁠⠀

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In Memoriam: Juan Rosai

 | Post date: 2020/08/31 | 

Juan Rosai, M.D., d.h.c., died on July 7, 2020 at 79 years old


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Pathologic Features of COVID-19: A Concise Review

 | Post date: 2020/07/5 | 

The novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), first appeared in December 2019, in Wuhan, China and evolved into a pandemic. As Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2 (ACE2) is one of the potential target receptors for SARS-CoV-2 in human body, which is expressed in different tissues, multiple organs might become affected. In the initial phase of the current pandemic, a handful of post-mortem case-series revealed COVID-19-related pathological changes in various organs. Although pathological examination is not a feasible method of diagnosis, it can elucidate pathological changes, pathogenesis of the disease, and the cause of death in COVID-19 cases.


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COVID-19 Antibody Tests Proliferate, but What Do They Show?

 | Post date: 2020/05/3 | 
To speed up the process, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made a much-criticized move to allow a free-for-all for developers to begin marketing antibody tests that had not gone through the agency's usual evaluation process.

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In Scramble to Stop Virus, Testing Raises Tough Questions

 | Post date: 2020/03/4 | 
Health officials confronted tough questions and doubts Thursday about testing to intercept the fast-spreading virus, with scrutiny focused on a four-day delay in screening an infected California woman despite her doctors' early calls to do so.

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Giardia is a microscopic parasite

 | Post date: 2020/02/16 | 
Spread love, not diarrhea. #Giardia is a parasite that causes the diarrheal illness known as giardiasis.

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Urine Collection Cup Will have Starring Role At Oscars⁠

 | Post date: 2020/02/16 | 

At the Academy Awards in February, some big Hollywood stars are going to receive a novel urine collection device in their Oscars gift bags.⁠


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Overdiagnosis in About 20percent of Common Cancers

 | Post date: 2020/02/15 | 
About 20percent of five common cancers are the result of "overdiagnosis," concludes a study from Australia that analyzed over 30 years of national healthcare data. The figures were 18percent for women and 24percent for men.

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Working for the Global Good

 | Post date: 2020/02/10 | 
We sit down with global infectious disease pathologist Ann Nelson to discuss her career and contribution to healthcare in Africa

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Pathology Education

 | Post date: 2020/02/10 | 
Enter your news text hereIf you are a medicine specialist; you need to know that RDW could be a hint in the CBC to distinguish Iron deficiency anemia from thalassemia trait!

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