BRONCHIAL ASTHMA

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A condition in which a person’s airways become inflamed, narrow and swell and produce extra mucus, which makes it difficult to breathe.Asthma can be minor or it can interfere with daily activities. In some cases,

BRONCHIAL ADENOMA

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Bronchial adenoma is a rare type of cancer that starts in the mucous glands and ducts of the lung airways (bronchi) or windpipe (trachea), and in the salivary glands. Although the word “adenoma” means a

ATYPICAL PNEUMONIA
(Mycoplasma Pneumonia)

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Mycoplasma pneumoniae is a very small bacterium in the class Mollicutes. It is a human pathogen that causes the disease mycoplasma pneumonia, a form of atypical bacterial pneumonia related to cold agglutinin disease. Essentials of

ATELECTASIS

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Complete or partial collapse of a lung or a section (lobe) of a lung.Anaesthesia’s effect on the lungs causes almost everyone who undergoes surgery to have some atelectasis. Inhaled objects, asthma and other lung diseases

ADULT RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME (ARDS)

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Condition in which fluid collects in the air sacs of the lungs, depriving organs of oxygen.Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) can occur in those who are critically ill or who have significant injuries. It is

MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION(HEART ATTACK)

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A blockage of blood flow to the heart muscle.A heart attack is a medical emergency. A heart attack usually occurs when a blood clot blocks blood flow to the heart. Without blood, tissue loses oxygen

HYPERTENSION(HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE)

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A condition in which the force of the blood against the artery walls is too high.Usually hypertension is defined as blood pressure above 140/90, and is considered severe if the pressure is above 180/120. High

ISCHEMIC CHEST PAIN (ANGINA PACTORIS)

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A type of chest pain caused by reduced blood flow to the heart.Angina is a symptom of coronary artery disease. • Retrosternal transient pain, squeezing or pressure like appearing during exertion: radiating to neck, left

EPIGASTRIC PAIN

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Epigastric pain is the result of overeating, drinking alcohol while eating, or consuming greasy or spicy foods. Epigastric pain can be caused by digestive conditions, such as acid reflux or lactose intolerance. Gastroesophageal reflux disease

WORM INFESTATION

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Worm infestations happen when worms affect the intestines and other parts of the body. Examples of the different worms are roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, tapeworms and flukes. A patient with a mild infestation might not show

JAUNDICE

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Yellow skin caused by the build-up of bilirubin in the blood.Jaundice may occur if the liver can’t efficiently process red blood cells as they break down. It’s normal in healthy newborns and usually clears on

ASCITES

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Abdominal swelling caused by accumulation of fluid, most often related to liver disease. The most common cause of ascites is cirrhosis of the liver. Drinking too much alcohol is one of the most common causes

ANOREXIA

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Anorexia is a general loss of appetite or a loss of interest in food. Investigation:- -CBC,LFT,S.Creatinine -Urine test – X – RAY CHEST -USG ABDOMEN AND PELVIS -ENDOSCOPY Treatment:- – INJ.NEUROBION 2cc IM alternate days

ZOLLINGER-ELLISON SYNDROME

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Zollinger–Ellison syndrome is a rare condition in which one or more tumors form in your pancreas or the upper part of your small intestine (duodenum). These tumors, called gastrinomas, secrete large amounts of the hormone

WILSON’S DISEASE

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An inherited disorder that causes too much copper to accumulate in the organs.In Wilson’s disease, copper isn’t eliminated properly and instead accumulates, possibly to a life-threatening level. Symptoms typically begin between the ages of 12

VIRAL HEPATITIS(Infectious Hepatitis)

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A highly contagious liver infection caused by the hepatitis A virus.Hepatitis A is preventable by vaccine. It spreads from contaminated food or water or contact with someone who is infected. • Anorexia, nausea, vomiting influenza

VINCENT’S STOMATITIS(Ulcerative Gingivitis)

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This is trench mouth, a progressive painful infection with ulceration, swelling and sloughing off of dead tissue from the mouth and throat due to the spread of infection from the gums. • Ulcer surface covered

UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL HAEMORRHAGE

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Upper gastrointestinal bleeding is gastrointestinal bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal tract, commonly defined as bleeding arising from the esophagus, stomach, or duodenum. Blood may be observed in vomit or in altered form as black stool.

TYPHOID FEVER

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Typhoid fever is an infection that spreads through contaminated food and water.Vaccines are recommended in areas where typhoid fever is common. • Gradual onset of malaise, headache, sore throat, cough and finally pea-soup diarrhoea or

SECONDARY BILIARY CIRRHOSIS

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Inflammation and destruction of bile ducts in the liver, usually due to an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues. Essentials of Diagnosis:- • Symptoms of long standing cholestasis either

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