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Ed's Pathology Notes

is in compliance with the HONcode

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18 Years

Certificate validity 31 Mar 2016 - Mar 2017

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Date of initial review:

26 Jan 1998

Certificate validity

31 Mar 2016 - Mar 2017

Date of last visit:

31 Mar 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Welcome to the internet's busiest one-person medical site. I'm Ed, "the pathology guy", an MD with board certification in anatomic and clinical pathology.
College: Brown U., ΦBK '72, Magna in English Lit 1973
Medicine: Northwestern Medical School
Residency: Northwestern, Wake Forest
Board-certified in anatomic and clinical pathology
Chairman, Dept. of Pathology, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, KC MO. Verify here.

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Obviously I cannot diagnose or treat online, and I cannot comment on care you may have received. A visit to my site cannot substitute for your doctor's care.

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This website collects no information. If you e-mail me, neither your e-mail address nor any other information will ever be passed on to any third party, unless required by law.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

A live attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccine exists and may become widely available soon -- one concern is a striking elevation of liver enzymes on challenge with dengue virus 3 (J. Inf. Dis. 207: 700, 2013). Vaccine update NEJM 372: 113 & 172, 2015, and NEJM 373: 1195, 2015.

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This page was last modified August 21, 2015.

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

The Pathology Guy

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I have no sponsors and do not host paid advertisements.

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I have no sponsors and do not host paid advertisements.

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