Dhananjay Saxena

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The 20th century has witnessed many important events in the control of infectious diseases that mostly affect children. In addition to the eradication of smallpox, the interruption of poliomyelitis transmission in many countries with a distinct possibility of its eradication by the turn of this century are some of the major achievements. Also, the rates of(More)
INTRODUCTION Situs inversus is a rare autosomal recessive condition associated with complete transposition of abdominal+/- thoracic organs. Surgical diagnosis and surgical procedures in patients with situs inversus is tricky because of the mirror image anatomy of intra-abdominal organs. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective analysis of 2152 and 1497(More)
INTRODUCTION Intestinal malrotation is a disease of neonates and young children presenting as acute intestinal obstruction. Presentation of malrotation in elderly patients with intestinal obstruction is quite rare with only a few cases reported in literature. We report a case of intestinal malrotation presenting as acute obstruction in sixth decade. (More)
INTRODUCTION Presacral tumors are a rare variety of space occupying lesions arising in the presacral space. Most of the tumors are congenital in origin. Due to obscure anatomic location, difficult surgical approach and etiological heterogeneity, tumors arising here pose a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. We report our experience of 10 cases of(More)
Idiopathic spinal cord herniation is a rare spinal cord disorder caused by spinal cord prolapse through a dural defect. Idiopathic spinal cord herniation usually occurs in the thoracic spine between the T4 and T7 vertebral levels. Neurological symptoms are slowly progressive and worsen over time, although timely diagnosis and treatment may enable reversal(More)
The effects of measles are relatively mild in well-nourished children, but are associated with high mortality in those who are malnourished and in those who have other diseases. Complications may include bacterial pneumonia, bronchitis, otitis media, gastroenteritis, myocarditis, hepatitis, and encephalomyelitis. The Expanded Program on Immunization was(More)
INTRODUCTION Ileal pouch anal anastomosis (IPAA) after total proctocolectomy is a frequently performed surgery for medically refractory ulcerative colitis (UC). Volvulus of the ileal pouch as a complication of IPAA is extremely rare. We present a case of volvulus of S-type ileal pouch. PRESENTATION OF CASE A 28 year old male, with history of total(More)
Assistant Professor Department, of General surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan India. Senior Resident, Department, of obstetrics and Gynaecology, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan India. PG Resident, Department, of General Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan India. Senior Resident, Department, of General Surgery, SMS Medical(More)