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Psoriasis

Psoriasis Classification and external resources A person whose back and arms are affected by psoriasis ICD–10 L40 ICD–9 696 OMIM 177900 DiseasesDB 10895 MedlinePlus 000434 eMedicine emerg/489 Dermatology:derm/365 plaque derm/361 guttate derm/363 nails derm/366 pustular Arthritis derm/918 Radiology radio/578 Physical Medicine pmr/120 MeSH D011565 Psoriasis (pron.: /sɵˈraɪ.əsɨs/) is an immune-mediated disease that affects the skin. It

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Nitric Oxide

Not to be confused with nitrous oxide or nitrogen oxides. Nitric oxide IUPAC name Nitric oxide Systematic name Oxidonitrogen(•)[1] (additive) Other names Nitrogen monoxide Nitrogen(II) oxide Identifiers CAS number 10102-43-9 Y PubChem 145068 ChemSpider 127983 Y UNII 31C4KY9ESH Y EC number 233-271-0 UN number 1660 DrugBank DB00435 KEGG D00074 Y ChEBI CHEBI:16480 Y ChEMBL CHEMBL1200689 N RTECS number QX0525000 ATC code R07AX01

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis Classification and external resources Demyelination by MS. The CD68 colored tissue shows several macrophages in the area of the lesion. Original scale 1:100 ICD–10 G35 ICD–9 340 OMIM 126200 DiseasesDB 8412 MedlinePlus 000737 eMedicine neuro/228 oph/179 emerg/321 pmr/82 radio/461 MeSH D009103 GeneReviews Multiple Sclerosis Overview Multiple sclerosis (MS), also known as “disseminated sclerosis”

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Morphea

For the drug, see Morphine. Morphea Classification and external resources ICD–10 L94.0 ICD–9 701.0 DiseasesDB 8351 eMedicine derm/272 MeSH D012594 This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (May 2010) Morphea is a medical term for localized scleroderma.[1]

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Light Therapy

Light therapy Intervention Light therapy is a common treatment for a variety of conditions, from auto-immune disorders including psoriasis and eczema, to wound healing, to depression and seasonal affective disorder, to circadian rhythm sleep disorders ICD-10-PCS 6A6, GZJ ICD-9: 99.83, 99.88 MeSH D010789 Light therapy or phototherapy (classically referred to as heliotherapy) consists of exposure

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Endorphins

For other uses, see Endorphins (disambiguation). Chemical structure of alpha-Neoendorphin (α-Neoendorphin) Endorphins (“endogenous morphine”) are endogenous opioid peptides that function as neurotransmitters.[1] They are produced by the pituitary gland and the hypothalamus in vertebrates during exercise,[2] excitement, pain, consumption of spicy food, love and orgasm,[3][4] and they resemble the opiates in their abilities to produce

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Atopic Dermatitis

It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Eczema. (Discuss) Proposed since August 2012. Atopic dermatitis Classification and external resources Atopic dermatitis ICD–10 L20 ICD–9 691.8 OMIM 603165 MedlinePlus 000853 eMedicine emerg/130 derm/38 ped/2567 oph/479 MeSH D003876 Atopic dermatitis (AD, a type of eczema) is an inflammatory, chronically relapsing, non-contagious and

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Stratum Corneum

It has been suggested that acid mantle be merged into this article or section. (Discuss) Proposed since June 2011. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (December 2008) Stratum corneum Histologic image of human epidermis Latin stratum

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Sun-tanning

Sun Tanning   Sun tanning or simply tanning is the process whereby sunscreen to skin exposed to the sun, but others use oils to accelerate the tanning process. Some people tan or sunburn more easily than others. This may be the result of different skin types and natural genetics. The term “tanning” has a cultural

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Human Skin Color

“Skin pigmentation” redirects here. For animal skin pigmentation, see Biological pigment. Deauville American Film Festival, 2009. Human skin color is primarily due to the presence of albinos have not been taken into consideration when calculating the “range”. The natural skin color can be darkened as a result of [5] The social significance of differences in

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