Gajender Singh

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Tuberculosis is a chronic granulomatous disease that can affect various systems of the body. It is caused mainly by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Mycobacterium bovis and other atypical mycobacterial species[1]. Pulmonary tuberculosis is the most common primary form of the disease. However it can occur in lymph nodes, meninges, kidneys, bones, skin and the(More)
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) of cervix behaves aggressively and it has a propensity for local infiltration, invasion in lymphatic vessels as well as perineural spaces, with subsequent haematogenous spread. In advanced disease (Stage III and IV), outcome is invariably poor. Moreover, these cases have a high tendency to recur locally and also to metastasize(More)
The aim of the present study was to evaluate antidiabetic and antioxidant potential of Aloe vera (AV) in alloxan induced diabetes in albino rabbits. Experimental Diabetes was induced in rabbits with alloxan(80mg/Kg body weight)and animals showing fasting blood glucose levels more than 250mg/dl were considered as diabetics and divided into four groups of six(More)
Gelatinous bone marrow transformation (GTBM) also known as serous atrophy is a degenerative change in the hematopoietic bone marrow and is a rare well recognized pathological entity. It was earlier described mainly in association with anorexia nervosa and psychiatric eating disorders, but recently it has been reported in ulcerative colitis, tuberculosis,(More)
While the nasopharynx is most commonly regarded by the otolaryngologist as a primary site of neoplastic involvement, it is also an avenue of spread of base-of-the-skull tumors presenting as bulging nasopharyngeal masses. Chordoma is a relatively rare tumor of the skull base and sacrum thought to originate from embryonic remnants of the notochord. Chordomas(More)
INTRODUCTION Recently non-albicans Candida has emerged as a major cause of morbidity and mortality in blood stream infections. Some species of the Candida are becoming increasingly resistant to first line and second line antifungals such as echinocandins and fluconazole. In view of increasing global antifungal resistance, role of alternative and better(More)
We report a case of a newborn male who had mongoloid slant and was hypotonic at birth. Routine investigations revealed leucocytosis (WBC > 70,000/cmm) with 50% blasts in peripheral blood film. Marrow examination confirmed the excess of blasts. Karyotyping revealed 47, XY + 21 chromosomes. Due to absence of clinical symptoms, the baby was kept on follow-up(More)
Tumors of salivary gland are very uncommon in children and comprise of <5% of all salivary gland tumors. Most of these neoplasms originate in the parotid gland with 10-15% arising from the submandibular, sublingual, and minor salivary glands. We report a case of sialoblastoma in an 8-year-old male child who presented with a history of slowly progressive(More)
Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) is a cutaneous slow growing soft tissue sarcoma associated with a high local recurrence rate. Common site of presentation is trunk followed by proximal extremity and head and neck region. A case of recurrent DFSP of left lumbar region with metastasis in lung in a 50-year-old woman presented here. Absence of symptoms(More)
Desmoid tumours are rare mesenchymal tumor, accounting for 0.03% of all neoplasms. The deep fibromatoses are classified into extra-abdominal, abdominal, and intra-abdominal. Extra-abdominal fibromatosis is a rare entity of desmoids tumor. Muscles of the shoulder, pelvic girdles and the thigh are involved most commonly. Here we report a case of(More)