Why High Blood Cholesterol Is Dangerous Cholesterol, like fat, cannot move around the bloodstream on its own because it does not mix with water. The bloodstream carries cholesterol in particles called lipoproteins that are like blood-borne cargo trucks delivering cholesterol to various body tissues to be used, stored or excreted. But too much of this […]
What Makes Our Blood Cholesterol High ? Your blood cholesterol level is affected not only by what you eat but also by how quickly your body makes LDL–cholesterol and disposes of it. In fact, your body makes all the cholesterol it needs, and it is not necessary to take in any additional cholesterol from the […]
HAMARTOMA Hamartion: fault in development. It is a tumor like mass which is formed due to developmental error and consists of the normal tissues of the part from which it arises but is irregularly arranged.
BENIGN MESENCHYMAL TUMORS Fibroma It is a benign tumor arising from fibrous tissue. It appears as rounded or oval, well encapsulated firm tumor of variable size. The cut surface shows interlacing whitish bundles of fibrous tissue. Microscopically: It is formed of dense collagen bundles with large numbers of fusiform fibroblasts. Sites: Skin and subcutaneous […]