Tag Simon S. Cross

Ischaemia, infarction and shock

Blood suffers the various pathological processes that occur in all tissues but because blood is a tissue that circulates there is also a specific set of pathologies related to defects in flow. Thromboembolic events are major causes of morbidity and…

What causes disease?

Causes of Disease ➤ Diseases are due to genetic, environmental or multifactorial causes ➤ Role of genetic and environmental factors can be distinguished by epidemiological observations, family studies or laboratory investigations ➤ Some diseases with a genetic basis may not…