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There are a number of bacilli, called acid-fast bacilli, which stain in the same way as the tubercle bacillus.
The amount of the other purin bodies together is about one-tenth that of uric acid.
Uric acid is decreased before an attack of gout and increased afterward, but its etiologic relation is still uncertain.
An increase is also noted in the uric-acid diathesis and in diseases accompanied by respiratory insufficiency.
Indol is absorbed and oxidized into indoxyl, which combines with potassium and sulphuric acid and is thus excreted.
(b) Diseases of the stomach associated with deficient hydrochloric acid, as chronic gastritis and gastric cancer.
Acetone is derived from decomposition of diacetic acid, and this in turn from beta-oxybutyric acid by oxidation.
Diminished hydrochloric acid favors intestinal putrefaction.
Diacetic acid occurs in the same conditions as acetone, but is less frequent and has more serious significance.
Hys ignored the acid tone of her answer and sat down on the couch next to them.
SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)

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