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Q. thank u very much for d last query :} what shuld be d drug of choice for a woman wid epilepsy during pregnancy and lactation_? are thr recent changes_? Is carbamazepine preferred over phenobarbitone_? and what about during lactation any datas available_? LOOKING forward for you help.. thank you ...
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A 1½ years old boy born of non-consanguineous marriage presented with jaundice and clay-colored stools since day 3 of life. There was no itching but there were clay stools and pale urine. The child also had pica. His milestones are normal. He ha ...
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A 6 years old boy born of non-consanguineous marriage presented with jaundice without high colored urine for the past one month, fever for one week and pallor for past 2-3 days. The patient has been treated with antimalarials but has had no response. On examination, there was jaundice, pallor, hemol ...
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