Ascariasis

An infection that is caused by the roundworm Ascaris lumbricoides, many cases of which remain asymptomatic. During the transient larval migratory phase, shortness of breath, fever, and eosinophilia can occur. Depending on the intestinal worm burden, a spectrum of gastrointestinal tract symptoms can occur.

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Ruptured Liver Abscess

A case of ruptured liver abscess with intestinal ascariasis. Chief Complaints Severe pain abdomen Nausea, vomiting, a...See More

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Ruptured liver abscess Resulting peritonits Ascariasis Good laprotomy with peritoneal lavage Right step Well done


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A 7Y/F was admitted for pain abdomen which was not responding to dicyclomine, pantop ,tramadol .USG showed biliary ascar...See More

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Piperazine citrate 75mg/kg/day for 2 days is the treatement of choice for biliary obstruction given through nasogastric route in syp form .... according to Nelson...along with you should also take advice from gastroenterologist for hepatobi...


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Jammu
3343 followers

Medical Component OfHCM

Remained Incharge Medical Officer with Hon'Ble C.M of J and K for More Than 20 Years from Jan 2000 To October 2020

Govt. Medical College, Jammu

M.S (General Surgery )

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Barpali
2534 followers

Self Employed. Now Doing My Practice

Pediatric Consultant

MKCG MCH

MBBS and MD (pediatrics)

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Kurukshetra
1936 followers

Distt. Red Cross Society Bhawan

Honorary Medical Officer

SPMC, Bikaner

MBBS

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Baroda
405 followers

Prendas Jalaram and Vallabha Harya and Org Acneilson Marg

Psyhologist

Baroda Medical Collage

Md path

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Pune
4530 followers

PHC Bichpuri and ESI Dispensary Chippitola Agra & SN Medical College Agra & Fatehgarh

Medical Officer Incharge

SN Medical College, Agra

DA

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