Supriya Pradhan

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The present study reveals intraepithelial capillaries in the olfactory neuroepithelium of human fetuses aged between 12 and 24 weeks of gestation, which disappear at birth. The area occupied by the intraepithelial capillaries increases significantly with fetal age (0.047 +/- 0.014 microm(2)/microm(2) at 12 weeks and 0.101 +/- 0. 025 microm(2)/microm(2) at(More)
The present investigation was performed to assess the concentrations of four heavy metals-lead (Pb), cadmium (Cd), copper (Cu), and cobalt (Co)-in goats reared in the vicinity of an industrial area of West Bengal, India, including soil, water, and feedstuffs; tissues of liver, kidney, lung, spleen, and muscle; and milk and faeces. In addition,(More)
OBJECTIVE The present study was designed to evaluate the effect of Aegle marmelos unripe fruit extract (AMFE) on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Wistar albino rats. MATERIALS AND METHODS Effect of AMFE was studied on acetic acid induced ulcerative colitis (1 ml of 4% acetic acid solution, transrectal) and indomethacin-induced enterocolitis (10 mg/kg,(More)
Diabetes mellitus is a multifunctional disorder in which free radicals may cause oxidative cellular injury and changes in the activity of the antioxidant enzymes. So the objective of the study was to find out the antioxidant properties of Aloe vera. Streptozotocin induced diabetic rats were treated with Aloe vera extract (150 mg and 300 mg/kg) and standard(More)
Malignant mixed Mullerian tumors of the cervix are very rare tumors, constituting only 0.005% of all cervical malignancies. It usually presents with abnormal vaginal bleeding in post-menopausal women. The tumor has high rates of metastasis, so careful management including surgery, chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy is done for these patients. Here, we present(More)
OBJECTIVES The objective of this study is to identify and compare the nature of the drug-related problems (DRPs) associated with self-medication and non-self-medication (drug use guided by a prescription). MATERIALS AND METHODS The cross-sectional, observational study was conducted on 1100 adult participants at a convenience sample of six retail private(More)
Background of the work: Cataract, a condition in which the lens becomes opacified, is one of the major complications of diabetes. Oxidative damage by the free radicals has been implicated in the pathology of cataractogenesis. Diabetes with dyslipidemia is a common finding where statins have clearly established their role as 1st Objectives: To study the(More)
CONTEXT The determinants of over-the-counter (OTC) medication need to be understood to design adequate drug information policies. AIM To determine the prevalence and predictors of OTC medication among the adult population of Berhampur town in Odisha, India. SETTINGS AND DESIGN It was a prospective, cross-sectional, observational study carried out in the(More)
Lipids play a vital role in the pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus. The elevated serum lipids represent the risk factor for coronary heart disease in diabetes mellitus patients. Aim& objective: To evaluate the hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic properties of Aloe vera. Methods: Normal euglycemic rats were treated with distilled water, Aloe vera 150 and 300mg/kg(More)
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