The purpose of this assignment is to afford each student the opportunity to rese


The purpose of this assignment is to afford each student the opportunity to research adisease of particular interest. By understanding pathology, it is possible to gain a betterunderstanding and appreciation of normal physiology.Guidelines:1.  Select a disease which is of particular interest to you. This disease may be ametabolic malfunction, a microbial or parasitical disease (viral, bacterial, protozoan,rickettsial, prion, a nematode, platyhelminth, etc.), a genetic abnormality, anautoimmune, inflammatory, or nutritional disease, cancer, reproductive problem, orother condition in which normal physiological function is impaired. Some sampletopics include: cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, pelvic inflammatory disease,epilepsy, allergies, diabetes mellitus, cystic fibrosis, lupus erythmatosus, ALS, AIDS,kwashiorkor, and others.4.  Format:a.  Each presentation must be in PowerPoint and should have about 12-15 slides (itshould be between 8 and 10 minutes long if given orally).b.  Presentations will contain the following topics: 1) Introduction (name, significance of the name and brief history of the disease)2) Etiology (cause and course in the body with an emphasis on how the diseasedisrupts normal physiology)3) Symptoms4) Diagnostic tests5) Prognosis6) Treatment7) Summaryc.  Include notes at the bottom of each slide that you would use if this were an oralpresentation.