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2012-06-30 23:00:23

A brand new source of information for sufferers of neuropathic conditions and their carers is now available at NeuropathyTreatment.com. The site aims to provide information about all aspects of the condition from the causes and symptoms to the treatments available. London, UK (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 NeuropathyTreatment.com is pleased to announce that their new website devoted to sufferers of peripheral neuropathy and their carers is now live and online. The site went live on June 17th 2012...

2008-05-21 03:00:09

By Sathasivam, S Lecky, B; Manohar, R; Selvan, A Neuralgic amyotrophy is an uncommon condition characterised by the acute onset of severe pain in the shoulder and arm, followed by weakness and atrophy of the affected muscles, and sensory loss as the pain subsides. The diversity of its clinical manifestations means that it may present to a variety of different specialties within medicine. This article describes the epidemiology, aetiopathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnoses,...

2006-07-03 10:21:59

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Vaccine postmarketing surveillance among U.S. military personnel does not show any association between inflammation of the optic nerve, also called optic neuritis, and immunization against anthrax, smallpox, hepatitis B, or influenza, regardless of whether these vaccines are administered alone or in combination, investigators report. There have been a number of case reports of a potential association between optic neuritis and receipt of these vaccines,...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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