Metabolic Syndrome Basics

The metabolic syndrome consists of four different factors: high blood pressure, obesity, insulin resistance and a change in blood lipid levels. If all four factors occur together, they represent a high risk of coronary heart disease. What is Metabolic Syndrome? The metabolic syndrome is not uniformly defined in Germany. The disease is most often associated […]

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Campomelic Dysplasia Basics

Campomelic dysplasia is a mutation-related malformation syndrome. Skeletal dysplasia, short stature and respiratory hypoplasia characterize the picture. Around ten percent of the patients survive the first weeks of life and receive symptomatic operative treatment to correct their deformities. What is campomelic dysplasia? The cause of campomelic dysplasia lies in the genetic material of the patients. The malformation […]

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Whooping Cough

Whooping Cough Basics

Whooping cough (pertussis) is an infectious disease of the bronchi and airways caused by bacteria. It is triggered by Bordetella pertussis Balterium. Although whooping cough is generally known as a childhood disease, adolescents and adults are also increasingly becoming ill. There is a vaccination against whooping cough. What is whooping cough? The bacterium Bordetella pertussis as […]

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Food Allergy

Food Allergy Basics

One speaks of a food allergy or food allergy when the body of the affected person reacts hypersensitively to various foods or foods. This leads to allergic reactions with typical signs and symptoms. Stomach pain, shortness of breath, asthmatic attacks, reddening of the skin, sneezing and a permanent runny nose are particularly characteristic. Since a […]

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Lentigo Malignant Basics

Lentigo maligna is a diffuse, flat, brown-black discoloration of the skin caused by atypical melanocytes. This phenomenon is caused by exposure to the sun and corresponds to a preliminary stage of malignant melanoma. The affected skin area is surgically completely removed. What is lentigo maligna? Signs of lentigo maligna should always be checked by a […]

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Scabies Basics

Scabies or scabies is a contagious skin infection that can usually be treated with appropriate lotions without complications. There are various ways to prevent scabies, which are explained in detail here. What is scabies? In most cases, the symptoms of scabies show up within two to six weeks. Then there are inflammatory reactions of the […]

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Short Stature

Short Stature Basics

Short stature, short stature, or short stature are common slang terms for microsomia. It is not initially an independent disease, but can appear as a symptom of many different diseases. However, it often results in further complaints in the lives of those affected. What is short stature? Short stature itself is not a symptom. It […]

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Hyperphosphatemia

Hyperphosphatemia Basics

Hyperphosphatemia refers to an excessively high phosphate concentration in the blood. There are acute and chronic forms of this disorder. Acute hyperphosphatemia is a medical emergency and life-threatening, while chronic phosphate overload leads to long-term cardiovascular disease. What is hyperphosphatemia? Laboratory tests for phosphates and calcium are carried out to clarify hyperphosphatemia. See AbbreviationFinder for abbreviations […]

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Hyperfunctional dysphonia

HFD Basics

According to abbreviationfinder, HFD stands for Hyperfunctional dysphonia. Hyperfunctional dysphonia is a voice disorder without an organic cause. Patients habitually overstrain the muscles involved in voice production. During logopedic therapy, they learn to normalize their voice formation in a targeted manner. What is hyperfunctional dysphonia? Patients with hyperfunctional dysphonia suffer from a number of different symptoms […]

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SDKs

SDKs Basics

SDKs. A software development kit or SDK (acronym in English for software development kit according to abbreviationfinder) is generally a set of development tools that allows a programmer to create applications for a specific system, for example certain software packages, frameworks , hardware platforms, computers, game consoles, operating systems, etc. It is something as simple […]

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NTP Network Time Protocol

NTP Basics

NTP, or Network Time Protocol according to abbreviationfinder, is a protocol designed to synchronize workstation clocks across the network. Version 3 of this protocol is an Internet Draft Standard, formalized in RFC 1305. The NTP version 4 protocol is a major revision of the aforementioned standard, and is under development, but has not yet been […]

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.NET

.NET Basics

. NET. Technological architecture, for the creation and distribution of software as a service. This means that through the development tools provided by this new technology, programmers will be able to create service-based applications for the web. Characteristics According to abbreviationfinder, the programming paradigms of Microsoft technologies are in constant change, reality shows us that the […]

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LAN Basics

LAN Basics

The offer of local area networks is very wide, with solutions for almost any circumstance. We can select the type of Cable, the Topology and even the type of transmission that best suits our needs. However, of all this offer the most widespread solutions are three: Ethernet, Token Ring and Arcnet. Comparison of the types […]

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Histrionic Personality Disorder

Histrionic Personality Disorder Basics

Those affected by a histrionic personality disorder, HPD for short, show pronounced theatrical and egocentric behavior. Therapy can only take place when those affected show insight and seek help themselves, and consists of many years of psychotherapy. What is Histrionic Personality Disorder? Like all personality disorders, according to abbreviationfinder, HPD manifests itself in a pattern […]

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CEO, CFO, CTO Basics

CEO, CFO, CTO Basics

In recent years, role shifts and the establishment of new tasks and skills at C-level can increasingly be observed in top management. In addition, more and more new positions such as Chief Data Officer, Chief Digital Officer, or Chief Transformation Officer are being added at management level. Read here how companies fill these new positions […]

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Conjugation Basics

Conjugation Basics

Determining the etymological origin of the term conjugation means having to go to Latin. And it is because that word emanates from the Latin word “coniugatio”, which is made up of three perfectly delimited parts: the prefix “with”, which is synonymous with “together”; the name “iugum”, which can be translated as “union or yoke”; and […]

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Heyde Syndrome

Heyde Syndrome Basics

Hyde syndrome describes an acquired stenosis of the aortic valve in connection with angiodysplasia of the gastrointestinal tract. Prominent are the acendens colon (ascending large intestine) and caecums (appendix). They can show gastrointestinal bleeding and thus lead to anemia (low blood count). What is Heyde Syndrome? This disorder is named after its discoverer, American internist […]

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Soviet Union Basics

Soviet Union Basics

Geography According to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, the Soviet Union occupied the eastern portion of the European continent and the northern portion of the Asian continent. Most of the country was north of 50 ° north latitude and covered a total area of ​​approximately 22,402,200 square kilometers. Due to the large size of the state, the climate varied […]

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XSLT

XSLT Basics

XSLT. O XSL Transformations is a W3C organization standard that presents a way to transform XML documents into other and even non-XML formats. The leaves XSLT style – although the term style sheet is not applied to the direct role of the XSLT – perform the transformation of the document using one or more rules template. […]

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DOS

DOS Basics

According to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, DOS is an acronym for D isk O perating S ystem, famila of operating systems for PCs. Originally created for computers in the IBM PC family, which used the 16-bit Intel 8086 and 8088 processors, being the first popular operating system for this platform. He had an interface of command line in text mode or alphanumeric and its own command interpreter (or orders) the command.com. The […]

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Atrial Septal Defect

Atrial Septal Defect Basics

The medical professional describes a congenital heart malformation under an atrial septal defect. The problem is located directly between the atria of the heart septum; As part of the diagnosis, the doctor determines that the atria are not completely closed. What is an atrial septal defect? Abbreviated as ASD by ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, the atrial septal defect […]

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Framework Basics

Framework Basics

What is a framework? Software developers set the course at the beginning of a project. A framework for the later programming proves to be helpful. A framework creates solid foundations in the form of “pre-programming”. Framework structures: libraries and classification criteria In program and software development, the term framework does not refer to a program, […]

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Quality of work life

QWL Basics

Quality of work life (or QWL according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG) refers to living conditions within the corporate environment. It corresponds to the degree of satisfaction of the personal needs that the employee is able to obtain while exercising his function. QWL is a broad concept, whose objective is to find the balance between the well-being of […]

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What is USB

USB Basics

USB port or Universal Serial Bus according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, is a universal serial bus or Universal Serial CUS Driver, it is a port that is used to connect peripherals to a computer. An important feature is that it allows devices to work at higher speeds, on average about 12 Mbps, this is more or less 3 […]

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UTF-8 Basics

UTF-8 Basics

UTF-8. (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format, see ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG). It is a variable-length transmission standard for encoding characters encoded using Unicode, created by Rob Pike and Ken Thompson. UTF-8 uses groups of bytes to represent the Unicode standard for the alphabets of many of the world’s languages. It is especially useful for transmission over 8- bit mail systems. Use […]

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BMP Basics

BMP Basics

Short for Bitmap according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, BMP is an image file format, it is one of the simplest. It was developed jointly by Microsoft and IBM, which explains its particularly wide use on Windows and OS / 2 platforms. The BMP format supports RGB, Indexed Color, Grayscale, and Bitmap color modes. You can specify the Windows […]

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European Central Bank ECB

ECB Basics

The European Central Bank, abbreviated as ECB by ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG, is responsible for the euro, the common currency of many EU countries. It controls the amount of money put into circulation, sets interest rates and ensures that economic development in the euro zone is as smooth as possible. Who will ensure that I will still get […]

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ASEAN Basics

ASEAN Basics

ASEAN – The structure ASEAN is a body for cooperation between Member States, but without the demands for far-reaching political and economic integration that characterize, for example, the European Union (EU). The organization’s highest authority is the summit, where the heads of state or government meet to decide on issues of long-term, strategic importance. Abbreviated […]

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