Scleroderma produces excess of scar tissue
Scleroderma is characterized by gradual fibrosis of the connective tissues of the body. The best way to imagine this is that the normal tissue gradually is replaced with scar tissue ... They can also occur in mucous membranes in the mouth and intestines ...
The Bacteria That Might Just Be the Future of Materials Science
the one that knocks civilization loose. This world goes whoosh instead of squish, screek instead of moan. Biology becomes a thing of the past, and the tissues of the new world become cold and dead; membranes and mucous are no longer. But that’s not right.
Dermatologic Manifestations of Mucous Cyst Clinical Presentation
The classic presentation of mucous cysts is a shiny, dome-shaped papule that waxes and wanes over several months. A mucous cyst located in the deep soft tissue has a slow growth ... Mucoceles of the oral mucous membrane. Arch Otolaryngol.
What happens when an amoeba “eats” your brain
Once in the brain it causes a swelling called ... what happens during an N. fowleri infection? The microscopic amoebae, which can be suspended in water or nestled in soil, enter the body when water goes up the nose. After attaching to the mucous ...
What the heck is going on down there? Bad reactions to estrogen cream
Most of us with connective tissue disease, which includes most of the arthritis family, know what it is to have problems with the mucus membranes of our bodies ... She said I was obviously having an allergic reaction to the cream. I tried the douching ...