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Dengue Fever – Dr. Kirthi Vidyasagar

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Dengue is a mosquito borne viral illness. It is caused by one of the 4 strains of the dengue virus that is Dengue 1, 2, 3 or 4. It is transmitted by the Aedes Aegypti species of mosquito, which is a day time biting mo...

Dyslexia – Dr. Kirthi Vidyasagar

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Dyslexia is a common learning disability seen in children. It is a condition wherein the child is unable to read to an expected level for that specific age in spite of a normal intelligence and adequate opportunity to...

Constipation – Dr. Kirthi Vidyasagar

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Constipation It is a common problem among children and adolescents. A child is constipated if he/she is passing dry and hard stool and has infrequent bowel movement (less than 3 times in a week). Symptoms Defecat...

Intussusception

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What is Intussusception? • Intussusception is a common cause of intestinal obstruction warranting an emergency medical intervention in children aged 3months to 6years with a majority of the cases happening within 24 ...

Pulled Elbow (Nursemaid’s Elbow)

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Pulled Elbow (Nursemaid’s Elbow) • A pulled elbow is a common elbow injury seen in childhood more so in children less than 5 years of age • The elbow joint is a hinge made at the meeting of the ends of 3 bones – the...

Testicular Torsion

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What is Torsion? • The testicles are suspended in the scrotum by an attachment called as spermatic cord • The spermatic cord carries the blood vessels supplying the testes • Twisting or torsion of this spermatic co...

Giardiasis (Intestinal Infection by a Parasite)

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Giardiasis (Intestinal Infection by a Parasite) What is Giardiasis? • Giardiasis is an intestinal infection caused by a parasite known as Giardia Lamblia / Intestinalis • This is an infection found worldwide espe...

Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children

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Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children What is iron deficiency? • Iron is a very important nutrient required for the healthy growth of children • Healthy red blood cells require iron to form hemoglobin which carries ...

Aphthous Mouth Ulcers

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Aphthous Mouth Ulcers What are aphthous mouth ulcers? • Aphthous ulcers are ulcers that occur in the mouth affecting the loosely attached soft lining tissues of the oral cavity (soft palate, cheeks, tongue, under ...

Dyslexia

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Dyslexia • Dyslexia is a common learning disability seen in children • It is a condition wherein the child is

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