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Quantitative Test for Rapid Measurement of Hepatitis C virus Viral Load and confirmation of HCV infection delivers on-demand results in less than 2 hours SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Large multicenter clinical trial conclusively reveals Lev El's newly discovered HeartTrends™ test to detect presence of ischemia related to coronary artery disease in individuals 3 times
As many as 19% of women received false negatives for cervical cancer when HPV-only tested, finds Quest Diagnostics Health Trends(TM) study published in Cancer Cytopathology of 256,648 women, one of
LONDON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Pulse Oximeters in US$ Thousands by the following Product Segments: Pulse Oximeter Monitors, and Sensors.
National Consumer Survey Conducted by Vigilant Biosciences Shows Consumer Interest in Simple, Effective Screening Tools for Oral Cancer FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
ST LOUIS and the HAGUE, Netherlands, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoStim announced publication of two-year results of LES Stimulation therapy for chronic gastro-esophageal reflux disease
DALLAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global Cervical Cancer Screening Market is segmented on the basis of test types, end users and geographies based on test type
DALLAS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report " The Cervical Cancer Screening Market by Test Type (PAP, HPV), Kit Type (PAP, HPV), End
DALLAS, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds Colposcopy Test, Market, Users & Forecast - Asia & Middle East Analysis market research
Endoluminal capsule monitoring is categorized as a non-invasive medical procedure used in diagnosing and monitoring the progression of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal system. Procedure Once the need is identified to monitor the gastrointestinal system and the patient has a working system, they will ingest a water-tight capsule that contains a miniaturized wireless radio transmitter. Once it is ingested, it sends signals to a radio receiver. The data is then processed and presented...
The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual...
Helicobacter pylori is a Gram-negative, microaerophilic bacterium that can inhabit various areas of the stomach, particularly the antrum. It causes low-level inflammation of the stomach lining and is linked to gastric ulcers and stomach cancer. Out of those infected, 80%, are asymptomatic. It was initially named Campyloacter pyloridis and then renamed C. pylori to correct the Latin grammar error. It was later placed in the genus, Helicobacter. Over 50% of the population has H. pylori in...
The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device used for listening the internal sounds of the body. It can be used to listen to lung, heart, and intestines as well as blood flow in the arteries. With a sphygmomanometer it can be used to measure blood pressure. Along with listening to bodies a stethoscope might be employed to listen to automobiles to diagnose any damage as well as used to check scientific vacuum chambers for leaks. A phonendoscope is a stethoscope that intensifies sounds. In...
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