Question of the Day

Q. If an infant is accidentally given more than 2 drops of oral polio what are the adverse effects_?
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Teaching Files/ Grand Rounds

A 15 day old boy was referred in April 2016 to rule out congenital toxoplasmosis. His mother’s obstetric history was complicated with loss of the first pregnancy at 8 months due to still birth, loss of the second pregnancy at 5 months due to spontane ...
How to diagnose congenital toxoplasmosis?
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Diagnostic Dilemma

An 11-month-old boy born of non-consanguineous marriage presented with a cough for 15 days and fever and breathlessness for 3 days. He had similar complaints at the age of 7 months and was hospitalized for same for 10 days and diagnosed as bronchiolitis and treated with IV antibiotics and nebulizati ...
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Poll

Q. Tobacco use is increasing in school going children. How should the menace be controlled?
  • Ban tobacco in the community
  • Highlight the adverse effects of tobacco and teach children to avoid tobacco
  • Penalise the use of tobacco
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