Surgery

Severe road traffic accident

Patient came with severe road traffic accident and mandibular fracture with facial trauma mandibular plating was done and soft tissue repair done at bhachau , Gujarat,india by Dr.ketan pandya  

Surgery

Accidentally injured by a heavy trolley

A worker in a cement factory was accidently injured by a heavy trolley running over his foot. He was managed by amputation of all the devascularised toes, followed by coverage with a free latissimus dorsi flap. The last photo shows the foot 3 months after surgery.

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The Miracle Man!

This Chinese man, 47, was working on a construction site in west China’s Shaanxi province, when he fell from a window 20 feet up, and onto a protruding steel rod – headfirst. Miraculously, he managed to survive the rod’s impact which pierced his head, but somehow missed his brain. The …

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Smallest fetal hand in an adult hand!

Smallest fetal hand in an adult hand! This was a case of a spontaneous miscarriage that ended up this way due to pregnancy complications. But the truly amazing thing here is what we start from, what life starts from. This tiny hand isn’t even fully developed, blood vessels aren’t all …

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Tree man syndrome

Tree man syndrome!!! This 42 year old male, whose hand was disfigured from an extremely rare contagious condition, was suffering from epidermodysplasia verruciformis, or “tree man syndrome”. He arrived with large painful growths on his hand caused by complications from human papillomavirus infection, which can be cancerous. It is characterized …

cancer

Massive retroperitoneal tumor!

Massive retroperitoneal tumor! This patient constantly felt pressure in abdominal cavity for the last 2 months, he didn’t experience any other symptoms. CT scan and ultrasound showed multilocular intraabdominal mass while the tumor markers were in the normal range. Three weeks ago laparoscopic exploration showed central tumor mass without metastatic …

cancer

All you need to know about Cervical cancer

symptoms In the early stages of cervical cancer, a person may experience no symptoms at all. As a result, women should have regular cervical smear tests. The most common symptoms of cervical cancer are: bleeding between periods bleeding after sexual intercourse bleeding in post-menopausal women smelly vaginal discharge vaginal discharge tinged with …

Doctors

An Unconscious Patient with a DNR Tattoo

We present the case of a person whose presumed code-status preference led him to tattoo “Do Not Resuscitate” on his chest. Paramedics brought an unconscious 70-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes mellitus, and atrial fibrillation to the emergency department, where he was found to have …

Doctors

The World’s Most Sophisticated Algorithm for Choosing a Med Specialty

Decisions, decisions… You’ve spent the majority of your life in school working hard for the big prize: the prestigious two letters after your name, “MD”. But, now that your real life dream is creeping closer, you have to make that difficult decision, what kind of MD? This highly accurate algorithm …