Essays Tagged: "reported cases"

Reye Syndrome

viral infection. The link between aspirin and Reye's Syndrome and is not fully understood, but all reported cases of Reye's Syndrome include a child who has received aspirin before infection.Symptoms ... ar comatose state. This disease is often found in young children and infants. Over sixty percent of reported Reye's Syndrome cases occur in children under the age of sixteen, with the majority of thes ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Ovarian cancer

n, ovarian cancer ranks fifth in absolute mortality amongcancer related deaths (13,000/yr). In most reported cases, ovarian cancer,when first diagnosed is in stages III or IV in about 60 to 70% of pat ... n the genital tract of mullerian origin.A number of examples of clear cell adenocarcinoma have been reported to arisefrom the epithelium of an endometriotic cyst (Yoonessi, 289). Occasionally, a renal ...

(16 pages) 201 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

AIDS epidemic in China.

When AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) was first reported in the West, the Chinese rejoiced at their physical distance from the incurable, fatal dise ... rom the incurable, fatal disease. This optimism did not last long. The first AIDS case in China was reported in 1985. By the end of September 1999, HIV-positive cases have been reported in every one o ... . The total number has reached 15,088. Most HIV-infected persons live in the countryside. Among the reported cases, 477 have developed full-blown AIDS and 240 have already died. To date, the real HIV- ...

(2 pages) 48 1 4.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Essay on UFO's and whether or not they are real; includes works cited.

omewhere else in the universe. Even the government has admitted after long studies that some of the reported cases seem to lean towards extraterrestrials. UFO stands for unidentified flying object. Th ... 1947 an object was seen shooting across the sky and into the ground. A few seconds later witnesses reported hearing a loud bang. The next morning a local rancher who heard the noise went out to inves ...

(7 pages) 151 1 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

An Essay on the genetic disease Cat Eye Syndrome

than twice in cells of the body.Cat eye syndrome was specifically defined in 1965 when researchers reported cases of individuals with similar symptoms. After tests had been performed it was concluded ... on, or, less commonly, moderate retardation. Rare cases of severe mental retardation have also been reported.Diagnosis of cat eye syndrome may be suspected before birth based upon specialized tests, s ...

(4 pages) 39 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology


, robbery, and aggravated assault plummet, rape has not been so fortunate. In most of these cities, reported cases of rape have declined by only a few percentage points, whereas in some of these citie ... most of our beliefs, rape exists in the upper and middle classes as well, but in most cases goes unreported due to a various number of reasons.Fortunately, in recent years, the occurrences of violent ...

(4 pages) 104 3 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Identity Fraud. What is it? How does it impact over 33 Million Victims since 1990? How does a person protect themselves from it?

What is Identity Fraud?In the year 2002 alone there has been a total of 161,819 reported cases of Identity Theft according to the Federal Trade Commission. According to Consumer Re ... report from each main bureau, review it for errors and report the errors immediately When Fraud is reported victim's statement can be added to your reports. A standard or generic statement will accom ...

(10 pages) 163 1 4.2 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A Country Analysis of Mexico

rnment and accusations have been directed to the president. These corruption accusations and actual reported cases range from bribes to embezzlement.EconomicAccording to the World Bank, Mexico ranks 1 ...

(3 pages) 133 0 4.5 Aug/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays