Retrograde Urethrogram Procedure

23.09.2011

1.Ask the patient to lie in supine position slightly tilted and legs position as shown in the video. 2.Clean genital organ with betadiene. 3.Tie a tourniquet below corona so that you can hold the genital, retract genital parallel to femur. 3.cut half needle of cannula, insert in urethra after applying lignocaine jelly and push dye […]

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Zytiga A New Drug For Prostate Cancer

21.09.2011

Zytiga is a trade name of a drug abiraterone acetate which is recently approved drug for the treatment of prostate cancer. Zytiga  in combination with prednisone is indicated for the treatment of patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) who have received prior chemotherapy containing docetaxel.  Abiraterone is an inhibitor of CYP17.  Each ZYTIGA tablet contains 250 mg […]

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New Blood Test To Diagnose Heart Attack

21.09.2011

cMyBP-C (cardiac myosin binding protein-C) is a new protein which is forming the basis of this new blood test so as to diagnose the heart attack, Loyola University scientists are claiming this fact and are the first scientists to say that cMyBP-C is associated with heart attacks. Only one protein, now used in blood tests, called cardiac […]

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Children with alcoholic parents likely to be driven to drink

21.09.2011

According to a study conducted it is found that those children whose parents are alcoholic are found to have more chances of consuming alcohol to those children whose parents don’t. This research has been conducted in University of Gothenburg, Sweden. This study is being conducted only on 58 persons in which 50% of children belonging to […]

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Virtual Urology

20.09.2011

Hey friends, if you are JR in urology department or a newly joined SR in urology, you do not have idea about the surgical procedures, or your consultant is very busy in operating the cases not guiding you a single line, you can enjoy virtual urology at Virtamed. It is a very informative website where […]

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Post Dural Puncture Headache Management

19.09.2011

PDPH is usually seen from few hours to few days after the spinal anaesthesia is given, most of the persons suffering from this disease are young persons or when a large diameter needle is used ,complaining of severe head ache with nausea and some of them vomits also. Their symptoms aggravates on standing position. Cause […]

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X-Rays In Pregnancy

18.09.2011

If you are a pregnant mother, its your duty to tell your doctor or x-ray technician that you are pregnant, so that proper decision can be taken regarding the x-rays X-rays in pregnancy  should always be done when their benefits outnumber their side effects. If you take an x ray in week three or four, […]

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Anti Gas Gangrene Serum

18.09.2011

AGGS ( anti gas gangrene serum ) injections are available in New Delhi,Mumbai etc, it is available in Dr RML hospital New Delhi, you can get them by making a call at 02241424040 helpline. Gas Gangrene is caused by Claustridium Perfirenges, leading to production of gas along with gangrene, causing death due to sepsis and […]

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How To Take A Blood Sample?

17.09.2011

Sampling of blood is usually done as a routine in wards daily, so we are telling you the way how to do it smartly without causing injury to you e.g self prick injury or to other. You can watch out the video below on youtube on how to take sample with syringe from arm preferable […]

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Overactive Bladder Treatment By Urgent PC

17.09.2011

Overactive bladder means increase in urgency, frequency and nocturia, sometimes associated with or without incontinence, problem is very depressing, so with this device Urgent PC it can be controlled in about 70% of patient with more than 50% improvement in the symptoms. It is a office procedure where a small needle is attatched behind your […]

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Incontinence Control Devices

17.09.2011

This is a Bakane male urinary incontinence device used to prevent urinary incontinence, it should be worn as if wearing a ring but on male genital organ, so that its button lies on ventral aspect of male genital covering a part of penile urethra, button when pressed puts pressure on urethra thus preventing leakage of […]

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Peyronie’s Disease Treatment

16.09.2011

Yesterday while I was going through a UK based website peyroniesdisease.co.uk about peyronie’s disease, I liked the video that is being uploaded there about the surgical correction of this embarrassing disease, where a curvature develops in male genital organ.  Peyronie’s disease arises from the deposition of collagen and fibrin which creates a plaque in the tunica […]

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Animation Of Prostate Biopsy

14.09.2011

Watch out a three dimensional animation of a prostate biopsy below on youtube from Amerra Medical

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How To Take Biopsy From Trucut Biopsy Needle?

14.09.2011

Trucut biopsy needle is made up of sharp needle which lies inside a hollow rounded sheath, on hollow sheath there are  a number of double markings which are present at a distance of every 5cms. To take biopsy follow the following steps 1. Wear double gloves, apply lignocaine jelly to finger, hold the needle along […]

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Anatomy Lectures Online

10.09.2011

Professor peter Abrahams from Warwick University has given video lectures on anatomy you can download these lectures in your iphone and educate yourself, it is available with the name aspects of anatomy warwick you can enjoy anatomy lectures on youtube from University of Berkeley

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Pregnant Robots Trains Students

09.09.2011

well in USA at Johns Hopkins University medical students are trained how to conduct delivary or manage complications of pregnancy with the help of pregnant robots you can watch out in the video from discoverynetworks youtube user.

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Types Of Urinary Incontinence

09.09.2011

Urinary Incontinence is of 6 types 1. Stress Urinary incontinence: when leakage of urine occurs on cough or sneezing or on some kind of physical stress etc. 2. Urge Urinary incontinence: In this type first patient has an urge to urinate and after that leaking will occur after some time or immediately, this kind is […]

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Types of Bladder after Spinal Cord Injury

09.09.2011

Not much to say, there are two kinds of bladder which are seen after spinal cord injury, 1. Spastic bladder, 2. Flaccid Bladder Spastic bladder as its name suggests derived from spasms, it is highly spastic, so person do not have control on his bladder, bladder empties on its own, frequency of urination is increased, […]

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Botulinum Toxin In Urinary Incontinence

08.09.2011

Botulinum toxin which is available in the market with trade name BOTOX, has been proved to be very helpful for treating urinary incontinence for atleast 1 year, botulinum prevents the forceful bladder spasm because it blocks those chemicals causing spasms, below you can see a case which was tried to be treated with so many […]

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What Is Hypospadias?

01.09.2011

Hypospadias is an abnormally placed urinary meatus, seen in few child since birth, it is corrected surgically, there are many types of hypospadias like below 1. Granular 2. Coronal 3 Sub coronal 4 Mid penile 5. Scrotal 6. Perineal types All of them can be corrected surgically, watch out video below on youtube explaining types […]

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Fibroadenoma Of Breast

30.08.2011

Fibroadenoma of breast in short is also known as breast mouse, it is most common in young females, 15-25 years, a mobile lump is there, which is painless, nontender, firm to hard in consistency, having well margins, capsulated benign tumor of breast, very very less chances of getting malignant, the treatment is surgical excision or […]

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Cystometry Procedure Showing Neurogenic Bladder

29.08.2011

cystometrography or flow cystometry or cystometry is a procedure of urodynamics to know the bladder function, it measures contractile force of bladder when voiding, here you see in cytometrogram that there is no contractile pressure of bladder, when person tries to apply pressure, his abdomen pressure increases, you can see no deflection in urinary bladder […]

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How To Give Interferon Alpha 2a Injection?

28.08.2011

while giving chemotherapy, one patient brought a pen of interferon alpha 2a injection which was to be given by subcutaneous mode, that pen contained around 30 milliunits and we need to give 6 milli units, but there were no marks available on it, we searched on net to find out the way, could not got […]

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What is DTPA Renal Scan?

28.08.2011

DTPA is diethylene triamine pentaacitic acid is used in scanning kidneys in many diseases like ARF, CRF, different renal functions, measurement of glomerular filtration rate, hydronephrosis, obstruction, renal hypertension etc. Preperation of the patient: patient is given 1 litre of water to drink one hour before the procedure, patient is called, injection of DTPA is […]

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How To Read KUB X Ray?

26.08.2011

As name indicates, X ray KUB, means x ray of Kidney, ureter, bladder, but the fact is it never gives information about kidney, ureter and bladder most of time. It is taken in standing position so as to see air water level in bowels, some of chest region is covered so as to see gas […]

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Tachycardia in Pregnancy

26.08.2011

Few days back my neighbor came to my home and she complained that she is having fatigue, breathlessness, palpitations, when I measured her B. P it was 118/76 mm of Hg and her pulse rate was 124 pulse per minute. She was in 3rd trimester. Remember tachycardia in pregnancy is normal, no need to worry about it […]

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