HYPERURICEMIA AND GOUT

Excess of uric acid in the blood is called hyperuricemia. Uric acid is a nitrogenous waste, excrete through urine mainly in lower vertebrates i.e birds. As uric acid is present in small quantity in human urine, its increased amount in urine indicates some pathological conditions...
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TYPES OF HEADACHE

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Headache is a very common condition which results pain and discomfort in the head. In routine life almost everyone is familiar of it. Headache may occur on one side of the head or both sides. It  is mainly divided into two broad categories. These are...
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HIV, POST EXPOSURE MEASURES

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FIRST AID AFTER ACCIDENTAL EXPOSURE TO HIV; The immediate actions after accidental exposure to HIV actually means for reducing contact time between infected fluid and host body tissues. So if someone got injury by infected needle, infected OT instruments and sharps, the management is as...
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FAMOUS PATHOGNOMONICS IN PATHOLOGY

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Pyloric stenosis-  olive-shaped mass Hyperthyroidism-  exopthalmous Liver cirrhosis-  spider angioma SLE-  butterfly rashes Addison’s disease-  bronze-like skin Leprosy-  Leoninig face(contracted face) Cushing syndrome-  buffalo hump Cholera-  rice watery stool Bulimia nervosa-  chipmunk face Asthma-  wheezing inspiration Hyperpituitarism –  carotenemia + xanthamia Down syndrome-  single crease on palms COPD-  barrel chest, blue boaters, pink puffers Hepatitis-  Icteric sclera(yellowish discoloration) Pneumonia-  greenish...
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