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Interesting medical cases : Spot diagnosis

Interesting medical cases : Spot diagnosis

Here are 5 interesting cases that presented to our centre. Spot diagnosis can be made on the basis of these photos and short history.

1. A neonate presenting with feeding problem due to large hemangioma of the tongue, causing facial swelling and protrusion.

2. A boy presented with palpable purpura over the legs, case of HSP- Henoch Schonlein Purpura.

3. A boy presented …

Background Music for Studying – Instrumentals

Background Music for Studying – Instrumentals

Studying is sometimes an impossible task, out of pressure and dullness. An instrumental Music in the background of a piano, flute or guitar with no words to disturb you, not loud to alert you and provides peace and serenity to calm you, would probably boost your studying and mood. This wont prove true for all, but for many , I …

Case of 5 months Infant with Fulminant Hepatic Failure

Case of 5 months Infant with Fulminant Hepatic Failure

A 5 moths Male was brought with complains of

Yellowish discoloration of eyes and body for 15 days
Excessive crying for 2 days
Decrease responsiveness for 1 day

HOPI
As per mother, the child was apparently well before, developed yellowish discoloration, beginning in the eyes and progressed over  whole body over next 15 days associated with passing whitish colored stool over 1 week, diarrhea -, …

Maternal Rhesus Isoimmunization : Rh incompatibility

Maternal Rhesus Isoimmunization : Rh incompatibility

Alloimmunization (Isoimmunisation) is defined as the antibody response to foreign antigen derived from different individual of the same species. Rh alloimmunization refers to the development antibodies to Rh D antigen. Antibodies may be produced to Rh antigens C,c,D,E, or e but only D is strongly immunogenic.
PATHOPHYSIOLOGY

1st Rh+ve pregnancy: Rh negative mother bearing Rh positive fetus
Feto-maternal bleed: Abortion, Amniocentesis, Antepartum hemorrhage, …


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