In this post, we have shared Acute Pancreatitis Complications mnemonic. Acute pancreatitis is sudden inflammation of the pancreas that may be mild or life threatening but usually subsides. Gallstones and alcohol abuse are the main causes of acute pancreatitis. Severe abdominal pain is the predominant symptom. Acute Pancreatitis Complications Mnemonic Acute Pancreatitis complication is divided into 2 types: Early complications and […]
In this article, we have shared mnemonics for Hypoglycemia Mnemonics. Hypoglycemia, also known as low blood sugar, is when blood sugar decreases to below normal levels below (4mmol/L ). This may result in a variety of symptoms including clumsiness, trouble talking, confusion, loss of consciousness, seizures or death. A feeling of hunger, sweating, shakiness and […]
In this article, we are sharing mnemonics for Pancreatic Hormones. A pancreatic hormone is any of various hormones produced by the pancreas. These include glucagon,insulin, pancreatic polypeptide, preproinsulin, proglucagon, somatostatin, vasoactive intestinal peptide, growth hormone releasing hormone, gastrin and ghrelin. Pancreatic Hormones Mnemonics. PIGS is the mnemonic. Pancreatic polypeptide Insulin Glucagon Somatostatin Hope you liked the article. Happy studying.
In this article, we have shared Mnemonics for Pellagra symptoms. Pellagra is a disease characterised by diarrhoea, dermatitis and dementia. If left untreated, death is the usual outcome. It occurs as a result of niacin (vitamin B-3) deficiency. Niacin is required for most cellular processes. Pellagra Symptoms Mnemonics. Vitamin B3 (niacin) deficiency The three D‘s are the […]
In this article, we have shared mnemonics for Sturge Weber symptoms. Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a neurological disorder marked by a distinctive port-wine stain on the forehead, scalp, or around the eye. This stain is a birthmark caused by an overabundance of capillaries near the surface of the skin. Blood vessels on the same side of the […]
In this article, we have shred mnemonic for scalp layers. The Scalp is “The skin covering the head, excluding the face.” Scalp Layers Mnemonic. “SCALP” is the mnemonic Skin Connective tissue Aponeurosis (flat, broad tendons to join muscles to attaching structures) Loose connective tissue Periosteum (skull) Hope you liked the article. Happy studying.
In this article, we have shared mnemonics for Crohn’s Disease Pathophysiology And Features. Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It causes inflammation of your digestive tract, which can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhoea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition. Inflammation caused by Crohn’s disease can involve different areas of the digestive tract in different […]