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Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

A 20 years of age female patient, came to the medical OPD for the management of her Diabetes. She was diagnosed with Diabetes 6 months back by her GP when she reported symptoms of polyuria and poly...


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Hypercapnea
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

A young male patient has been admitted with severe COVID-19 infection. He is maintaining oxygen saturaion with 4 litres of oxygen. He was admitted in January 2021 for severe COVID-19 infection and...


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Hypothyroidism
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

What is Pendred syndrome? 


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covid 19 pneumonia and warfarin
Author: Muhammad Aadil Farooq, 2 years ago

How to manage moderate COVID-19 pneumonia taking warfarin  for valvulare replacement?


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CLL staging
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

An elderly male patient was admitted with severe COVID-19 infection. He was previously being treated for CLL. His WBC counts were normal, Hemoglobin was 8 gms/dl, and platelet counts were 78000/...


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Multiple sclerosis
Author: Maria, 2 years ago

What is Devics disease? Whats is lhermitte's sign,Barber chair sign and Uhtoff's phenomenon? What is internuclear ophthalmoplegia? What is one-and-a-half syndrome? What is swinging...


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Primary Amenorrhea
Author: Maria, 2 years ago

A young female,17yr old presented in opd with primary amenorrhea. On examination patient lacks secondary sexual characteristics. Labs reveal: Low LH, FSH, estradiol, testoterone, normal DHE...


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Low Platelet Counts
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

A female patient, who has been diagnosed as a case of ITP, presented in the medical OPD with bleeding gums and menorrhagia. She is on prednisolone 5 mg two tablets twice daily and Eltrombopag (Revo...


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Generalized Body Swelling
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

A 20 years of age male patient presented in todays'medical OPD with progressive generalized body swelling for the past one year. Systemic inquiry was unremarkable. Examination including blood p...


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Amiodarone and Thyroid diseases
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

How amiodarone affects the thyroid gland? What thyroid-related diseases may occur due to prolonged treatment with amiodarone?


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Amiodarone and pulmonary fibrosis
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

An elderly patient has been admitted in isolation ward with severe COVID-19 infection. He developed new onset atrial fibrillation for which the cardiologists advised Bisoprolol and Amiodarone. H...


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MDR TB
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

How do you formulate treatment regimen for MDR TB?


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Covid-19 Long Haulers?
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

Who are COVID-19 long haulers? What are the symptoms that may persist after the acute phase of COVID-19 infection?


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Laboratory Tests
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

What are D Dimers? What is the significance of very high D dimers?


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Vonoprazan
Author: Dr. Ahmed Farhan, 2 years ago

What is Vonoprazan? How it differs from H2 Blockers and Proton Pump Inhibitors?


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Migraine
Author: Dua, 2 years ago

AOA Doctor. I have frequent migraine headaches with nausea. I have noticed that the frequency of attacks have been increasing. what should I do for it?


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condcentrated HCL Acid splashed in eyes
Author: uuu, 2 years ago

today some how few drops of Concentrated HCL splashed into my eyes now the upper layer of eyes is wrinkled kindly guide me what should i do


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Severe fore Head pain and watery eyes
Author: uuu, 2 years ago

i am suffering from severe fore head pain and watery eyes since last week


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High phosphate levels
Author: owner, 2 years ago

What is the recommended serum phosphate level in patients with acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease? Why is high phosphate level harmful to the body?


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Fluid Management
Author: owner, 2 years ago

What percentage of fluid is retained in the intravascular compartment if you infuse the following solutions? 5% Dextrose Water 0.9% Saline 20% Albumin


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