Question of the Day

Q. do blood transfusion alter bone marrow study_? if so what is the minimal time gap between a transfusion and a bone marrow study. {in anemia work up case}
Answer

Teaching Files/ Grand Rounds

An 18 month old girl born of third degree consanguineous marriage presented with gradual restriction of movements in both the limbs for 6 months. Patient had flexion contractures of both ankles, knees, hips, elbows and limitation of movements of the ...
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A 9 months old boy born of third degree consanguineous marriage presented with loss of milestones after 4 months of age. At 4 months of age, the child had social smile with partial head holding. He had fever that lasted for one month following which he lost the milestones and had not achieved any ne ...
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Poll

Q. With ICU and hospital bills becoming exorbitant, should there be a curb on private hospital billing charges?
  • Yes, health care should be reasonably priced
  • No, the services and overheads of a private hospital are higher

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