HIGHLIGHTS OF CURRENT ISSUE: Volume 1 | Issue 1 | July - December 2018:

Fixed Day Approach in Detection of Osteoporosis and Osteopenia in a Medical College using Bone Mineral Density T-score

Figure 1: Detection of BMD by calcaneal QUS method

ABSTRACT: Background: Osteoporosis is a major public health problem, associated with substantial morbidity and socioeconomic burden.

AUTHORS: Veeranna H D, Yashavardhan T M

KEYWORDS: BMD-T score, osteopenia, osteoporosis, calcaneal QUS.


Study of Chromosome Abnormalities in Pupils attending Special Schools in Tumakuru District and to correlate with Mental Retardation

Figure 4: Trisomy 21 with translocation [46,XY,der()15;21),+21]

ABSTRACT: Background: Mental Retardation is defined as a condition of incomplete development of the mind, characterized by impaired developmental skills.

AUTHORS: Arjun V A, Anupama D...

KEYWORDS: Chromosome abnormalities, mental retardation (MR), special schools.


Vanishing Lung Syndrome

Figure 1: Multiple emphsematous bullae seen on the right side with a large emphysematous bullae on the left side compressing the lung parenchyma

ABSTRACT: Background: Vanishing lung syndrome otherwise known as idiopathic giant bullous emphysema, is a rare disorder, typically occurs in young, thin male smokers.

AUTHORS: Sharath Kumar D Shah, Lokesh M R...

KEYWORDS: Bullous emphysema, emphysematous bullae, vanishing lung, idiopathic giant bullous emphysema.


Retroperitoneal Pheochromocytoma: A Rare Tumour Presenting as Ovarian Mass

Figure 1: Gross features showing retroperitoneal mass (encircled) with normal uterus and ovaries.

ABSTRACT: A 40 year old patient suffering from vague pain in the abdomen since 1 month, came with CT scan of abdomen and pelvis showing large lobulated cystic lesion of 11 x 10.6 x 9.7cms suggesting ?

AUTHORS: BS Dhananjaya, B Thanmaye...

KEYWORDS: Retroperitonial mass, pheochromocytoma, ovarian tumour.


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Sri Siddhartha Medical College & Research Centre
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Tumakuru, Karnataka, India