Sea Urchin Stings

In general, it is not difficult to make a diagnosis, because the history is quite typical. A blue discoloration of the skin at the point of entry is often helpful to locate the sting. With an X-ray examination, the spikes can be located if they are not found in the investigation. Sea urchins are found throughout the world. Sea urchin most injuries are caused by the fact that cancel the…

September 3, 2018
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Scabies

Scabies is the infestation of the skin with the mite Sarcoptes scabiei. Scabies causes intense itching lesions with erythematous papules and programs in the interdigital spaces, wrists, waist and genitals. The diagnosis is made by physical examination and wet mount. To treat topical Skabizide or rare ivermectin can be used. Scabies is the infestation of the skin with the mite Sarcoptes scabiei. Scabies causes intense itching lesions with erythematous papules…

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Retropharyngeal

Retropharyngealabszesse are most common in young children and can cause sore throat, fever, stiff neck and stridor. The diagnosis can be made based on the clinical picture, but usually an ultrasound or CT scan is required. The treatment consists of an abscess drainage under general anesthetic and antibiotic therapy. Sometimes must be done about the procedure, a endotracheal intubation. Retropharyngealabszesse develop on the back of the pharynx in retropharyngeal lymph…

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Renal Artery Stenosis And Renal Artery Occlusion

A renal artery stenosis is a decrease of blood flow through one or both of the main renal arteries or their branches. A closure of the renal arteries is a complete blockage of blood flow through one or both of the main renal arteries or their branches. Stenosis and closure usually arise due to thromboembolism, atherosclerosis or fibromuscular dysplasia. The symptoms of acute occlusion are constant stabbing flank pain, abdominal…

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Radionuclide Scintigraphy

The radiation generated by radionuclides can be used for diagnostic imaging and also be used therapeutically in the treatment of certain diseases (e.g., as in thyroid diseases). The radionuclide scintigraphy uses the radiation from radionuclides (nuclear decay) to produce images. A radionuclide is an unstable isotope which is stable when it releases energy in the form of radiation. This radiation can gamma photon or particle radiation include (such as positrons,…

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Pseudofolliculitis Barbae

The Pseudofolliculitis barbae is a skin irritation caused by hairs that penetrate the skin before they leave the hair follicle or leave the follicle and grow back into the skin, and thus trigger a foreign body reaction. Pseudofolliculitis barbae predominantly affects dark-skinned men. Most striking is around the beard and neck. Wise small papules and pustules similar to a bacterial folliculitis. It may eventually come to scarring. The Pseudofolliculitis barbae…

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Pituitary Tumors

Most pituitary tumors are adenomas. Symptoms include headaches and endocrine; Endocrinopathies arise when the tumor produces hormones or destroyed hormone-producing tissue. The diagnosis is made by an MRI. Treatment includes correction of any endocrinopathy and surgical procedures, radiation therapy and dopamine agonists. Most tumors of the pituitary and suprasellar region are pituitary adenomas. Pituitary tumors are rare cancers. Meningioma, craniopharyngioma, metastases and dermoid cysts can also develop in the region…

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Pleural And -Verkalkung

Pleural and -verkalkung are usually benign consequences of Pleuraentzündungen or asbestos exposure. Pleural and -verkalkungen post can either flammable or asbestos be caused (asbestos-related pleural disease). These diseases are suspected on the basis of imaging procedures and diagnoses. Pleural and -verkalkung are usually benign consequences of Pleuraentzündungen or asbestos exposure. Pleural and -verkalkungen post can either flammable or asbestos be caused (asbestos-related pleural disease). These diseases are suspected on the…

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Peritonsillar And Peritonsillitis

Acute throat infections as Peritonsillarabszesse and peritonsillitis are particularly common in adolescents and young adults. Your symptoms are severe throat infection, trismus, kloßige voice (like hot potato in the mouth) and a positional deviation of the uvula. To confirm the diagnosis, a fine needle aspiration can be performed. The treatment consists in the drainage (for emptying facilities) or acute abscess-tonsillectomy. (Trans .:. N. D addition often carried an antibiotic, such….

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Pemphigus Vulgaris

Pemphigus vulgaris is a rare, potentially lethal autoimmune disease with intraepidermal bullae and extensive erosions in healthy appearing skin and mucous membranes. The diagnosis is made by direct immunofluorescence of a Hautbiopsates. For treatment, are sometimes used together with other immunosuppressive therapies, corticosteroids. Most of pemphigus vulgaris occurs in middle-aged patients, where men and women are equally affected. Rare cases have been reported in children. A variant of paraneoplastic pemphigus…

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