Chapter 24 Section 24.1. Noninfectious Diseases And Disorders. Section 24.1. Define noninfectious disease. Distinguish between hereditary and congenital diseases. List three factors that may cause congenital diseases. Noninfectious Disease.
Noninfectious Diseases And Disorders
Sickle cell anemia
Cystic fibrosisTypes Of Noninfectious Diseases
These are just a few examples!
*Cell structures that carry hereditary information.
*A short part of DNA that serves as a code for a particular bit of hereditary information.Chromosomes And Genes
Type II diabetes
Muscular dystrophyTypes Of Hereditary Diseases
EpilepsyTypes Of Congenital Diseases
-Grand mal: thrashing.
-Petit mal: black out.
-Psychomotor: repeated movements.
Type I diabetes
Graves’ diseaseTypes Of Autoimmune Diseases
Diseases that result from gradual damage to organs over time
OsteoarthritisTypes of Degenerative Disease
Factors you can control
High blood pressure
Lack of exercise
Drinking alcoholRisk Factors for Degenerative Disease