MEDCHROME MAGAZINE

Latest Entries

Media blunders and Medical journalism- A human-frog?

Media blunders and Medical journalism- A human-frog?

The face of the journalism has been repeatedly spitted upon by some of the weightless, baseless and evidence-less news that seemed to be one of those chitchat cheap news , merely meant for publicity. We have seen lot of such news in News channels but the papers themselves have been an issue of shame and embarrassment to the entire society. …

Witch’s (Bokshi’s) bite – Medically Explained

Witch’s (Bokshi’s) bite – Medically Explained

Have you heard of females, waking up with bluish-blackish spots on arms or thighs without a known history of trauma? These unexplained skin marks are often attributed to Witch’s or “Bokshi’s” bite by old people, here in Nepal. As vampires are to Western culture, witches are to South Asian culture for both have a questionable existence and are thought to …

Gullian Barre Syndrome – Post-infectious demyelinating polyneuropathy

Gullian Barre Syndrome – Post-infectious demyelinating polyneuropathy

Definition
Guillain-Barre syndrome is a postinfectious polyneuropathy involving mainly motor but sometimes also sensory and autonomic nerves. Guillain-Barré syndrome is an acute demyelinating disorder of the peripheral nervous system that results from an aberrant immune response directed at peripheral nervesThe pathogenesis of GBS is believed to be an abnormal immune response to an antecedent event, most commonly an infection. (Nelson Textbook of …


Subscribe Via Email

Enter Your Email To Subscribe

Blog Authors

BMI Calculator



Calculate calories burnt »

Relevant links

RSS Recent Questions in Medchrome

Recent Comments

RSS Recent Videos in Medchrome

Medchrome Networks

Established in 2009, The Network includes
Pedchrome- Pediatric Health Magazine
Epomedicine- E- Portal of Medicine
Medical tube - Video tube
Answers - Ask medchrome


Ask Medical Questions

Medanswers



Zone code: