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Babinski sign types

* HISTORY TODAY IN MEDICINE*             *NOVEMBER* 1⃣7⃣            *Dr. Joseph Babinski* 
      *Nov 17,1857 - Oct 29, 1932*💠French NeurologistHis contributions .... 🔹Babinski was born in Paris and his father was a military officer in Poland. 
🔹Babinski had done his medical studies at the *University of Paris* in 1884. Then he worked under his mentor *Prof. Jean-Martin Charcot* who is known as "The Founder of Modern Neurology" at Salpetriere  Hospital, Paris.
🔹In fact, Dr.Babinski wanted to follow the footsteps of his mentor. Then, he became interested in psychiatric diseases such as *Hysteria* and *Psychosis.* Thereby, he was the first to present about the differential diagnosis criteria for separating hysteria from organic diseases.
🔹Subsequently, Dr. Babinski became a masterly clinician, who devoted himself to the symptomatology of neurology. He was also a most brilliant scientist and his keen intellect led to epoch making discoveries.
🔹Dr.Babinski is best known fo…

Normal blood plasma concentration of calcium

Go to:DefinitionCalcium is the most abundant mineral element in the body. About 98% of the 1200 g of calcium in the adult is in the form of hydroxyapatite in the skeleton. Hydroxyapatite is a lattice-like crystal composed of calcium, phosphorus, and hydroxide. The remaining calcium is in the extracellular fluid (50%) and in various tissues, especially skeletal muscle. Calcium is maintained within a fairly narrow range from 8.5 to 10.5 mg/dl (4.3 to 5.3 mEq/L or 2.2 to 2.7 mmol/L). Normal values and reference ranges may vary among laboratories as much as 0.5 mg/dl.Go to:TechniqueThe measurement of serum calcium is fraught with possible errors. Several means of contamination might lead to false elevations of serum calcium concentration. Falsely low levels are less common, so if several measurements are obtained, the lowest is usually the most accurate. The precision of the SMAC analysis, an automated colorimetric technique, is usually equal or superior to that of manual analysis. Nevert…

Important Medical Terminology

1 Anaemia - Deficiency of haemoglobin in the blood
2. Analgesic - Medicine which alleviates pain
3. Arthralgia - Pain in a joint
4. Cephalalgia - Headache
5. Nephralgia - Pain in the kidney
6. Neuralgia - Nerve pain
7. Myalgia - Muscle pain
8. Otalgia - Ear ache
9. Gastralgia - Pain in the stomach
10. Pyoderma - Skin infection with pus formation
11. Leucoderma -Defective skin pigmentaion
12. Hysterodynia - Pain in the uterus
13. Hysterectomy - Excision of the uterus
14. Nephrectomy - Excision of a kidney
15. Adenectomy - Excision of a gland
16. Cholecystectomy - Excision of gall bladder
17. Thyroidectomy - Excision of thyroid gland
18. Arthritis - Inflammation of a joint
19. Bronchitis - Inflammation of the bronchi
20. Carditis - Inflammation of the heart
21. Cervicitis - Inflammation of the cervix
22. Colitis - Inflammation of the colon
23. Colpitis - Inflammation of the vagina
24. Cystitis - Inflammation of the urinary bladder
25. Enteritis - Inflammation of the intestines
26. Gastri…

Types of Bhobias

*Types of phobias:*1. Arachnophobia – The fear of spiders - मकड़ियों का डर2. Ophidiophobia – The fear of snakes. - एक ऐसी बीमारी जिसमें साँपों के काट खाने का डर लगा रहता है.3. Acrophobia – The fear of heights. ऊँचाई का डर.4. Agoraphobia – The fear of open or crowded spaces. People with this fear often won't leave home.- भीड़ अथवा खुली जगह का भय.5. Cynophobia – The fear of dogs. - कुत्ते से असाधारण भय.6. Claustrophobia – The fear of small spaces like elevators, small rooms and other enclosed spaces. - लिफ्ट, छोटी जगहों या बंद कमरों से डर लगना.7. Mysophobia – The fear of germs. It is also termed as Germophobia or Bacterophobia. - कीटाणु या रोग लगने का भय होना.8. Aerophobia – The fear of flying. - चलती हवा का डर.9. Trypophobia – The fear of holes - छिद्रों से डर लगना.10. Thanatophobia – The fear of death. Even talking about death can be hard. - मृत्यु भय रोग.11. Glossophobia – The fear of public speaking. - सबके सामने, जनता के सामने बोलने से डरना.12. Monophobia – The fear of being alo…

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