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Corpus callosum.

The corpus callosum is a wide, flat bundle of neural fibers beneath the cortex¬†and it connects the left and right cerebral hemispheres,¬†allowing interhemispheric communication. It is the largest white matter … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

TWINS – MOMO

Originally posted on Looking Through a Transducer:
This was a 27 year old lady, with history of consanguinity – 2nd gravida with one live normal child . She had already…

February 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kawasaki Disease

Originally posted on Notes on Medicine/Surgery:
Background Idiopathic, self-limiting vasculitis predominantly seen in children under 5. More common in Asian populations Still uncommon (8/100,000)- although potentially serious (see complications)…

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Acute Leukaemia

Originally posted on Notes on Medicine/Surgery:
Background and Epidemiology Both are bone marrow malignancies Acute myeloid leukaemia is when cells of myeloid lineage proliferate and replace normal haematopoietic cells.…

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Angioplasty and stent placement – Heart

Originally posted on Heart Surgery:
Angioplasty is a procedure to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels that supply blood to the heart. These blood vessels are called the coronary arteries.…

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Arrhythmia Treatment

Originally posted on Heart Surgery:
An arrhythmia (ah-RITH-me-ah) is a problem with the rate or rhythm of the heartbeat. During an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow,…

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Matchmaker Quiz in High School

#Misty-kawy

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment