Geetha Lakshmi

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Metronidazole is a widely used antimicrobial usually prescribed by many specialist doctors for a short duration of 10-15 days. Prolonged use of metronidazole is rare. The present case is of a patient who used the drug for 4 months and developed peripheral neuropathy, convulsions, and cerebellar ataxia. He was treated with diazepam and levetiracetam. The(More)
Adrenomedullin-2 (ADM2), a novel calcitonin/calcitonin-gene related peptide family with an exon-intron structure similar to that of ADM. The aim of the present study is to evaluate the role of Adrenomedullin-2 (ADM2) on fetoplacental development in female pregnant albino rats and to evaluate the effect of adrenomedullin2 antagonist (ADM2 17-47) on fetal and(More)
OBJECTIVE Pattern of sleep in hyperthyroid state / thyrotoxicosis has not been systematically studied. It is being characterized as poor without further elaboration. We analyzed the pattern of sleep in a large sample of individuals with thyrotoxicosis who came to our endocrine center in southern India. MATERIALS AND METHODS We identified individuals with(More)
Aim: To screen the various extract of leaves of Stereospermum colais for antibacterial and antifungal activity against few clinically important pathogenic bacteria and fungi. water were screened for its antimicrobial activity. The test organisms used for antibacterial study includes fresh clinical strains isolated from pathologic specimens viz., gram (+ve)(More)
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