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Q. nasssovac vaccibne by serum institute.isit approved by who and ipa to be given to all children and adults above 3 yrs booster dose necessay as mentioned in info. booklet after 21 days or anytime after one year like other inf`luenza vaccine CAN IT BE GIVE IN CHILD WHO IS WHEEZING DUE TO ALLERGIC ...
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Teaching Files/ Grand Rounds

An 8 years old boy presented with fever for 19 days with left sided upper limb monoparesis and left lower motor neuron (LMN) facial palsy for 1 day. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) showed 25 mg/dl proteins, 75 mg/dl sugar and no cells. MRI brain showed mul ...
How common is LMN facial palsy with CNS tuberculomas?
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A 9 years old boy presented in with multiple neck swellings and weight loss for 2 months. Elder sister was diagnosed as multi drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and was on second line antituberculosis therapy (ATT) for the same. Her drug sensitivity test (DST) showed resistance to Isoniazid, Rifam ...
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Q. How can the outbreak of Nipah virus be contained?
  • Personal protection of those in close contact
  • Developing an effective vaccine
  • All of the above
  • Quarantine of the infected persons
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