POTTER’S SYNDROME

A 28-year-old woman who received no prenatal care gives birth at 37 weeks’ gestation. The fetus is stillborn and has a number of anomalies including a flattened face, large and…

Continue Reading POTTER’S SYNDROME

Cross modal neuroplasticity

The eye perceive vision, the ear sound, the nose smell and the tongue taste. With your knowledge of the functionalities of these senses, give your account of the adaptive changes…

Continue Reading Cross modal neuroplasticity

Tetralogy of fallot

A 1-month-old infant is brought to the emergency department after he had a coughing spell while feeding and turned blue. His mother says that the blue color went away when…

Continue Reading Tetralogy of fallot

Staying strong and battling depression

Depression is a mood disorder that can affect a person’s daily life. It may be described as feelings of sadness, loss, or anger. Today, as a family let’s share those depressing thoughts or pains we are battling with, and receive strength and counsel from each other

Battling Depression

Battling DepressionBattling DepressionBattling DepressionBattling DepressionBattling DepressionBattling Depression (more…)

Continue Reading Staying strong and battling depression

Stages of Change

A 49-year-old woman presents to the clinic for a routine exam. She recently quit smoking after a 30-pack-year history and started exercising a little. Past medical history is noncontributory. She…

Continue Reading Stages of Change

Hypersensitivity reaction

A 27-year-old woman develops progressive difficulty breathing after a long day of chores in a dusty house. These chores included brushing the family dog, vacuuming, dusting, and sweeping. She occasionally…

Continue Reading Hypersensitivity reaction