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A 12-year-old boy presented with pain in the abdomen for 5 months and a weight loss of 18 kg in the same period. He used to pass non-bloody loose stools with mucus 2-3 times a day. Examination showed tenderness over the entire abdomen. Investigations ...
How to differentiate between Crohn’s disease and intestinal tuberculosis?
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Diagnostic Dilemma

A 1½ months old girl born of non-consanguineous marriage at full term presented with uprolling of eyeballs 3 days ago. She had a similar episode on Day 3 of life. There was no fever. Parents had noticed the child was dark-colored since birth. During the 1st episode of convulsion, the child’s blood s ...
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Q. US FDA has found presence of NDMA (a potential carcinogen) in some ranitidine medicines. Should all brands of ranitidine be comple..
  • Yes, many drug regulators across the globe have banned the sale and manufacturing of ranitidine until its safety profile is verified and assured.
  • No, US FDA is not calling for individuals to stop taking ranitidine at this time.
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