Define Phagocytosis It is A process Which involves the recognition , engulfment and digestion of Microbes, dead cells an foreign bodies. Greek word Phagein, meaning “to devour” kytos, meaRead More ..
What are the cellular events in inflammation General Principles The influx of the leukocytes ( neutrophils & Monocytes) to the site of injury These leukocytes ingest and destroy the injurious agenRead More ..
Define Inflammation Inflammation is defined as a local response of living tissue to any injurious agent. This is basically a protective response needed for survival. Historical aspects: The word inflaRead More ..
What are the Organs Involved in Amyloidosis? The organs involved are as under Primary Amyloidosis: Heart, GIT, Respiratory tract, peripheral nerves, skin and tongue Secondary Amyloidosis: KidneyRead More ..
Describe the Pathogenesis of Amyloidosis The basic mechanism in the pathogenesis of amyloidosis is abnormal folding of proteins or misfolded proteins. Under normal circumanstances, these abnormaRead More ..