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Duodenal diverticulum: review of literature
Duodenal Diverticulum was first reported by Chomell in 1710 and was regarded an anatomic curiosity until 1913 when first radiological demonstration was done by JT Case. With modern radiologicalExpand
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Neurocysticercosis presenting with psychosis.
Cysticercosis consists of infection with the small bladder-like larvae of the pork tapeworm Taenia solium. The life cycle of parasite is maintained between man and pig infected with cysticerci.Expand
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Stroke at moderate altitude.
OBJECTIVE To know the clinical profile, presence of various risk factors for stroke at moderate altitude and to study its relationship with hypertension and polycythemia at moderate altitude. Expand
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Profile of patients of leptospirosis in sub-Himalayan region of North India.
CONTEXT Leptospirosis is an emerging zoonosis world wide; it is being reported in many areas of south-east Asia now. A recent surge in the number of patients with leptospirosis has been noted in theExpand
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Clinical Profile and Outcome of Acute Pancreatitis: A Hospital-Based Prospective Observational Study in Subhimalayan State.
Background Prospective and population-based studies on the incidence of acute pancreatitis (AP) are lacking. We aimed to determine the incidence, etiology, severity, and outcome of AP. MaterialsExpand
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ARDS complicating scrub typhus in Sub-Himalayan region.
Scrub typhus is a febrile illness widely endemic in Asia caused by Rickettsiae tsutsugamushi in which humans are accidental hosts. If there is delay in the initiation of the appropriate antimicrobialExpand
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Clinical Profile and Outcome of Pregnant Patients with Acute HEV Hepatitis During Water Borne Epidemic in Himachal Pradesh: A Hospital Based Study.
Background Recent outbreak of HEV hepatitis epidemic in Himachal Pradesh in Shimla caused significant morbidity and mortality especially among pregnant patients. Overall mortality is 0.5- 4% inExpand
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Prevalence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors among Diabetic Population and Awareness of Diabetes among Diabetic Patients: A Population Based Himalayan Study.
BACKGROUND To determine the prevalence of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors among adults with diabetes in the remote Himalayan areas, at elevation range from 350 meters (1,148ft) to 6900 metersExpand
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Leptospirosis presenting as acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in sub-Himalayan region.
Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla receives referred patients of pyrexia with multi-organ dysfunction during the monsoon season from all over the state of Himachal Pradesh. Most common etiologiesExpand
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Enalaprilat induced acute parotitis.
Drug induced acute parotitis is a very uncommon complication reported with a few drugs only. There is no case of acute bilateral parotitis reported previously with i.v. enalaprilat. We present here aExpand
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