Leprosy & Poliomyelitis

Definition A chronic bacterial disease of the skin, peripheral nerves and the upper airway One of the most feared diseases Causal organism M. Leprae Early stage painless depigmented patch Differential diagnosis Tinea vesicolor Pityriasis rosea Birth mark depigmentation Granuloma multiforme Psoriasis Contact dermatitis Avitaminosis B Neurofibromatosis Scleroderma Xathomatosis Epidemiology Infectious Read more…

Prevention of STD & HIV

Prof Yadav’s lecture. Just a very brief collection of important points. Complications of STD PID Infertility Ectopic pregnancy Gonorrhea most common STD Chlamydia trachomatis Opaque discharge scanty quantity urethral itching burning during urination Neonatal conjunctivitis How does a child get infected? Mother to Child Transmission In uterus before birth transplacental Read more…