?TARGET PGM CET: SURGERY ? ****************************** ? Best conduit after Esophagectomy: Stomach ? Macklers Triad: Thoracic Pain vx Cervical s.c. emphysema ? Gastric Ulcer: »MC site Lesser curvature »MC type.1 a/w blood grp A »Barium meal Spoke wheel pattern Hamptons line ? Duodenal Ulcer: MC site 1st part of Duodenum MC a/w blood grp O MC site of Perf.… Continue reading ?TARGET PGM CET: SURGERY ?

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AIIMS MAY 2014 with Solutions

Anatomy Cranial duramater has periosteal and meningeal layers, is supplied by 5th nerve, is outermost meningeal layer and Dural venous sinuses are not present inner to the meningeal layer. Lateral pterygoid muscle, medial pterygoid muscle and tensor veli palatini muscle are innervated by trigeminal nerve. Stylohyoid muscle is innervated by the stylohyoid branch of the… Continue reading AIIMS MAY 2014 with Solutions

Radiology · Surgery

Controversial Question AIPG

Controversial Question AIPG: 25 yr old Female with a mass in the cavernous sinus. 6th Cranial nerve palsy was present. In T2W MRI Hyperintense shadow which shows contrast enhancement. Diagnosis is A Schwannoma B Meningioma C Astrocytoma D Cavernous sinus hemangioma ANSWER: Schwannoma EXPLANATION: Schwannoma Involves 50% Small tumors are Homogenous while large Heterogenous MRI:… Continue reading Controversial Question AIPG


Basic Surgical Instruments

Adson Forcep-Comes with or without teeth.  Used to align the skin edges of the wound during stapling of the skin; grasp superficial tissues so the steri-strips can be placed. Allis Clamp-Used for lifting, holding and retracting slippery dense tissue that is being removed. Army-Navy Retractors-Also called Army’s, Navy’s, U.S. Retractor. Used for retraction of small… Continue reading Basic Surgical Instruments

Dermatology · Surgery


 Trichilemmoma: In 1962, Headington and French first described trichilemmoma as a benign neoplasm with differentiation toward pilosebaceous follicular epithelium, or outer root sheath. Their significance resides in the association with Cowden Disease(multiple hamartoma syndrome) and the need to differentiate trichilemmomas from other more aggressive cutaneous tumors, such as trichilemmal carcinoma. Clinically, trichilemmomas present as well-defined, smooth,… Continue reading Trichilemmoma