Your baby’s skin is really gentle and there are so many things that can cause rashes. Though there’s nothing to worry about the rashes as they are mostly treatable by using simple home remedies, still there can be times when the rashes may indicate some illness. Whatever be the reason, Continue Reading…..
Chest Xray is one of the most routinely performed investigations in medical and surgical practice. It’s vital to understand normal lung Xray. To differentiate abnormal findings, one has to know how to read a normal chest x-ray. The chest X-ray (CXR) is performed to evaluate the lungs, heart and chest Continue Reading…..
Hip replacement is a common and highly successful joint replacement procedure for the treatment of degenerative bone disease, osteoarthritis, or other conditions. It is a major surgery in which the damaged parts of the hip joint are replaced with artificial prosthetics made of metal, plastic or ceramic. The procedure aims Continue Reading…..
CT Scan is one of the most widely used investigation procedures. It is easily available, cheap and can be performed rapidly in contrast to MRI. CT scan is a radiological procedure done by taking a series of cross-sectional images. One circle is taken at a time in a full circle Continue Reading…..
Congenital Heart Disease means a defect in the structure or function of the heart or great vessels. It may present from birth or may appear in childhood. Severe respiratory distress and cyanosis soon after birth which requires high flow oxygen may indicate heart defect. Sometimes prenatal diagnosis by ultrasound is Continue Reading…..
Neonatal ascites is a rare entity. It means the accumulation of fluid in the intraperitoneal cavity. Normally it should not happen. There are many reasons for neonatal ascites. Obstructive uropathy is the most common cause. We had found a case of neonatal ascites in our NICU. Here is the case Continue Reading…..
Congenital Birth Defects are quite common. When a congenital birth defect is found Physicians have to make sure there are no other defects. Congenital birth defects or congenital anomalies are of various types. Some of them require urgent medical attention and some of them, surgical intervention. Few congenital birth defects do Continue Reading…..