Blood transfusion

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Q ) In trauma what is the ratio of PRBC: FFP to be transfused? a) 1:1 b) 1:2 c) 1:3 d) 1:4 Ans  a When there is requirement of more than 6 units of PRBC, FFP and other blood products are required. Read on …. Ref Sabiston 72

Benign polyps of esophagus

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Q ) False regarding Benign lesion of esophagus a) Fibrovascular  polyps are seen in mid and lower two third b) Leiomyoma  and Leiomyosarcoma have same distribution. c)Leiomyoma enucleation is sufficient d) Leiomyoma are the most common benign tumors of esophagus Ans-    [/bg_collapse]

PET scan in Ca esophagus

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Q1) False about role of PET scan in Ca esophagus a) Upstages disease in 15% cases b) Used to assess response to pre op chemo radiation c) Used for selecting patients for surgery after neoadjuvant chemo Rt d) Assessment of response is seen after 2 weeks of pre op chemo RT Answer 

Pouchitis after IPAA in ulcerative colitis

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Q) Which of the following is Not a risk factor for pouchitis post IPAA in ULcerative colitis A) Smoking B ) NSAIDs use post op C) Elderly patients D) UC with extra intestinal manifestation Ans a Pouchitis is the complication of Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis (IPAA) for Ulcerative colitis. The incidence of pochitis for the same proedure for familial Adenomatous polyposis is less than 10% but for ulcerative colitis can go as high as 50%. Risk factors for development of pouchitis are Previous extra intestinal manifestations of IBD especially arthritis ANCA positive cases of UC NOD2insC  positive patients Smoking prevents the development of puchitis after IPAA in ulcerative colitis. 5. Other reported factors that may associate with pouchitis include extent of UC, thrombocytosis,and PPI use with  NSAId Ref – https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/den.12744

Diverticulitis of colon

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Q) False  about diverticulitis of colon a) Diverticulitis results from the perforation of a colonic diverticulum, b) MOst common site is sigmoid and descending colon c) CT scan is the diagnostic modality of choice d) Sigmoidoscopy should be done in all cases urgently Answer Check out one more question on diverticulitis  Q10

Haemangioma of the liver

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Q) True about 5 cm haemangioma of the liver  a) 50% of symptomatic haemangiomas of the liver will still have some other intra abdominal cause b) They should be operated because of high risk of rupture c) 2-5% of these can turn to be malignant d) Radiation gives the best results Ans –  Other questions on haemangioma NEET based questions -2018

Bilious vomiting child

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Q) Previous healthy infant presents at 6 weeks with bilious vomiting. What is the diagnosis? a) Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis b) Intussusception c) jejunal atresia d) Midgut Volvulus Answer for premium members