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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Answer to #149:

Perfectly right! Well done!

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Answers to #139, #142, #143, #144, #147, and #148:-

All correct, JaneFairfax!

Brilliant!

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#151. What is the 'Apgar scale'

#152. Who was the American doctor and surgeon who started the idea of 'blood bank'?

#153. How did X-ray get its name?

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Answer to #153:

Correct, JaneFairfax!

Awesome!

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#154. What is 'Angina pectoris'?

#155. From what language is the word 'Chikungunya' derived?

#156. What is 'Alzheimer's disease'?

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Answer to #128:

Correct, JaneFairfax!

Splendid!

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Answer to #124:-

You are right, JaneFairfax!**Well done!!!**

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Answer to #115:

Correct, JaneFairfax!

Neat job!

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#157. What is 'Mantoux test' done for?

#158. What is 'Widal test' done for?

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#159. What is 'Korsakoff's syndrome'?

#160. Who is a 'Urologist'?

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#161. Where is the 'hamstring' in human body?

#162. In medicine, what is 'autoclave'?

#163. What is 'sinew'?

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#164. What is the formula for calculation of Body Mass Index (BMI) or 'Quetelet index'?

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#165. What is 'Myasthenia gravis'?

#166. What are the 'sutures' made from man-made and natural materials?

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#167. What is 'Transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN, TTNB, or "Transitory tachypnea of newborn")'?

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Answer to #167:-

Correct, JaneFairfax!

Outstanding!

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**quittyqat****Member**- Registered: 2009-04-08
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I'll be here at least once every decade.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

Answer

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Absolutely right, bobbym!

You've got both the answers correct.

#168. What is colonoscopy?

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