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Non Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema

NONCARDIOGENIC PULMONARY EDEMA Noncardiogenic pulmonary edema(NCPE) results from elevated pulmonary capillary hydrostatic pressure damage to vascular endothelium by factors that disrupt pulmonary surfactant and decrease lung compliance. CAUSES: drug overdose near drowning thermal injury inhalation of toxic gases trauma sepsis shock high altitude illness ...Read More


CARDIOGENIC PULMONARY EDEMA DEFINITION: Interstitial edema, including fluid engorgement of the perivascular and peribronchial spaces and the alveolar wall interstitium. ETIOLOGY: Arrhythmias , MI , severe systemic hypertension Pulmonary embolism , valvular heart disease Increased pulmonary capillary wedge pressure PATHOPHYSIOLOGY: Cardiogenic pulmonary edema occurs ...Read More

Shock: Quick Review and Management.

SHOCK DEFINITION:- Shock is an acute clinical syndrome characterized by poor tissue perfusion with impaired cellular metabolism, which is manifested as different serious pathophysiological abnormalities.   CLASSIFICATION OF SHOCK Hypovolaemia Cardiogenic Intrinsic Compressive Septic Hyperdynamic Hypodynamic Anaphylactic Traumatic Neurogenic Hypoadrenal CAUSES OF SHOCK Hypovolaemia ...Read More

Gynae/Obs Specimens with viva Questions

Anencephaly: What is it? ¬†how does it occur? Risk factors? Prenatal Diagnosis? Complications during labour? Shoulder Dystocia and management? Fibroid : Whole Chapter, Management (conservative,medical, surgical and combined) Specimen of Fibroid Uterus, with tubes and ovaries after ————- operation Hydatidiform Mole: Read whole chapter, ...Read More