Sudheer M.D

DI and SIADH

thumbnail

Basics, osmolarity and osmolality, AVP, receptors, physiology of AVP secretion and thirst, stimuli for secretion of AVP, osmoreceptors, AVP action, diabetes insipidus, primary polydipsia , nephrogenic diabetes insipidus, pathophysiology, evaluation, treatment, adipsic hypernatremia, SIADH (Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion), types of hyponatremia, treatment.

3.5

SLE-Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

thumbnail

Autoimmune rheumatic disorder, pathogenesis, precipitating factors, pathology, clinical features- Constitutional symptoms, musculoskelatal and cutaneous- DLE, butterfly rash, renal, neurological, CVS- verrucous endocarditis, livedo reticularis, raynaud phenomenon, pulmonary, hematological, gastrointestinal, ocular. Diagnostic criteria, investigations, autontibodies, management in general, major drugs, prognosis and outcome, death, drug induced lupus.

3.75

Meningitis

thumbnail

Classical signs

  • Neck rigidity
  • Kernig’s sign
  • Brudzinski’s sign

Acute bacterial meningitis

  • Pathophysiology
  • Clinical features
  • Features of raised ICP
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment
  • Prognosis

Viral meninigitis

  • Etiology
  • Investigations
  • Differetial diagnosis

Tuberculous meningits, Cryptococcal meninigitis.

3.666665
Syndicate content

about                    contact us              disclaimer             faqs                    privacy           LifeHugger © 2008-2017