A Urine Test for a Rare and Elusive Disease

Proteins found in urine may enable diagnosis of Kawasaki diseaseBOSTON, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A set of proteins detected in urine by researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital may prove to be the first biomarkers for Kawasaki disease, an uncommon but increasingly prevalent disease which causes inflammation of blood vessels that can lead to enlarged coronary arteries and even heart attacks in some children. If validated in more patients with Kawasaki disease, the markers could make the disease easier to diagnose and give doctors an opportunity to start treatment earlier. …
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Doctor Guru launches the first ever luxury medical portal for medical professionals in Singapore

Doctorguru.com.sg is the first ever online premium doctor listing that aims to build a bridge between online patients and top Singapore doctors/specialists. It is a brand new luxury portal that lists only top ten doctors in their medical specialty.Singapore (PRWEB) December 20, 2012 DoctorGuru.com.sg is the first ever online premium doctor directory that aims to build a bridge to connect online patients and exclusive top Singapore doctors. DoctorGuru.com.sg plays a different ballgame compared to big players in the Singapore online e-health industry. …
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