November 2017 25
Acute pancreatitis
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Acute pancreatitis Definition Acute pancreatitis is defined as reversible inflammation of the pancreas with no evidence of pancreatic insufficiency Diagnosis History Most patient presents with typical epigastrium pain radiating to the back. It is described…

November 2017 18
Traumatic brain injury
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Traumatic brain injury Important anatomy and physiology Skull: Houses the brain and brainstem. Consist of the frontal, temporal, parietal and occipitalBase of the skull comprises of anterior, middle and posterior cranial fossa. Meninges: a soft…

November 2017 10
Flail chest
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Definition Flail chest is defined as two or more rib fractures at two or more segment. This causes the segment to become afloat and separated from the ribcage. The occurrence of this condition is associated…

November 2017 04
Peptic ulcer disease
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What is a peptic ulcer disease (PUD)? Peptic ulcer disease (PUD) is defined as a disruption of the mucosal integrity of the gastric or duodenum due to inflammation, hyperacidity or reduced mucosa resistance. This condition…