A 40-year-old female presented to us with a history of pain and darkening in her left breast of 1-month duration. On examination, a lump of 5 x 6 cm was detected in the Lt upper quadrant of the breast. I have shared a few slices of the PET scan. Findings?
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Dr. Sanjay Kumar Agarwal Prof & HOD of Nephrology, AIIMS Metformin has some side effect like acidosis, which may worsen acidosis of CKD. Therefore, if a patient has CKD stage-3 or more, it is better to avoid Metformin to prevent serious side effects. There are many alternative oral anti-diabetic drugs that are safer to use in CKD.
Dr. Uma Kumar Prof & HOD, Dept. of Rheumatology, AIIMS New-Delhi Since EULAR criteria is only a classification criteria & not diagnostic criteria for RA, diagnosis can be missed in a few cases.
Dr. Rob Beekman Chair of the American College of Cardiology Adult Congenital and Paediatric Cardiology Council. Guidelines for diagnosis and management need to take into account the context of any given society, and need to be realistic and practical. For eg, in the USA, a baby with very complex pulmonary atresia, TOF, difficult AP collaterals, may be flown to a major center where the best care will be given — this requires an enormous investment in money, time and energy, which other societies may not be able to afford
Dr. Savio George Barreto Consultant Pancreatobiliary Surgeon Medanta, Gurgaon The most promising development in the diagnostic differentiation between benign and malignant lesions of the pancreas is the molecular analysis of FNA obtained at the time of EUS
Dr. Saumya Panda Prof Dermatology KPC Medical College. Editor Elect IJDV&L There are diverging opinions regarding any association between H.pylori and rosacea, but the fact remains that drugs that eradicate H.pylori (for example, metronidazole, amoxicillin, clarithromycin, etc) were being used to treat rosacea effectively long before the discovery of the bacterium.
Dr. Justin, C.Y. Wu. Associate Dean, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. On an average, 75% (significant) improvement in symptoms (heartburn, regurgitation) can be considered a good response to PPI
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