Tag: Pathophysiology (Field Of Study)

Pathophysiology of chlamydia | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Pathophysiology of chlamydia | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Pathophysiology is the study of how a disease occurs. And so if we’re talking about the pathophysiology of chlamydia, we’re talking about how this bacterial organism hijacks the cells of our body to multiply and cause an infection. Now the unique thing about chlamydia is that it’s not

Pathophysiology – Type II diabetes | Endocrine system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Pathophysiology – Type II diabetes | Endocrine system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– Diabetes Mellitus is a group of disorders that’s caused by improper function of insulin, which is a hormone produced by the pancreas. And insulin is responsible for helping regulate blood sugar, or glucose levels, in the blood. Now since it’s a group of diseases, there are actually multiple different

Pathophysiology – Type I diabetes | Endocrine system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Pathophysiology – Type I diabetes | Endocrine system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– Now Diabetes Mellitus is a group of disorders that’s caused by improper function of insulin which is a hormone responsible for regulating blood sugar or blood glucose. And this results in Hyperglycemia. But since Diabetes is a group of disorders there’s many different underlying pathophysiological mechanisms that can cause