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Dysphagia due to Anaemia

Dysphagia due to AnaemiaIron Defeciency anaemia,difficulty in swallowing due oesophageal web , smooth tongue (glossitis) and spoon shaped nails are associated together as a syndrome called Plummer Vinson Syndrome. Patients are post menapausal women.They present with dysphagia and burning sensation of mouth. Barium swallow shows the web. Treated by correction of anaemia with iron supplements and dilatation of the web by passing a rigid tube oesophagoscope.THis condition is pre malignant. Patients need life long follow up for oesophageal cancer.

Heimlic's manouvre

Heimlic's manouvre

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SUB MANDIBULAR SALIVARY GLAND SWELLING

SUB MANDIBULAR SALIVARY GLAND SWELLINGThere is a visible lump below the jaw. This swelling is due to enlargement of submandibular salivary gland. There are six salivary glands in the body. Parotid glands are situated behind the ear. Submandibular salivary glands are situated under the mandible. Sub lingual salivary glands are situated under the tongue.

ABSCESS OF DANGEROUS AREA OF FACEA

ABSCESS OF DANGEROUS AREA OF FACEAThe dangerous triangle of the face consists of the area from the corners of the mouth to the bridge of the nose, including the nose and maxilla.Due to the special nature of the blood supply to the human nose and surrounding area, it is possible (although very rare) for retrograde infections from the nasal area to spread to the brain. This picture depicts a pustule at the nostril. Diabetics are more prone to get this infection. Self inflicted trauma of nose such as nose picking cause infection of hair follicle with severe pain.

Intubation Granuloma

Intubation  Granuloma

BRAIN ABSCESS DUE TO EAR INFECTION

BRAIN ABSCESS DUE TO EAR INFECTIONMiddle ear is separated fom brain by a very thin plate of bone .Infection can erode this plate. Initially there is generalised inflammation. Later infection is localized to form an abscess. High index of suspicion is necessary to diagnose this condition. Patient becomes gravely ill with high fever,headache, altered level of consciousness , vomiting and fits.CT scan is ordered as soon as possible. Neurosurgeon will drain the abscess through a hole in the scull cap. Strong intravenous antibiotics are given along with anti epileptic drugs.