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 EDITORIAL
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B.1.617 variant first detected in India is now a variant of interest

Dr KK Aggarwal,  07 May 2021

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The B.1.617 coronavirus variant first detected in India has been listed as a "variant of interest" by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This means that the virus may have mutations that would make the virus more transmissible, cause more severe disease or make the vaccine less effective. The B.1.617 variant, also referred to as the dou ...more
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 CLINICAL NEWS
Medical Voice 25th January 2021
Clinical News
Medical Voice 25th January 2021

Dr KK Aggarwal,  25 January 2021

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Differences in sugar levels drive breast cancer invasion: IISc studyBENGALURU: A recent study by researchers at Indian Institute of Science shows that a specific sugar called 2,6-linked sialic acid (2,6-Sial) is expressed at different levels on the surface of different breast cancer cells. “Malignant tumors are i ...more
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 Columnist
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Medical voice 28th September 2020
Dr KK Aggarwal, 28 September 2020
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A cheaper, faster Covid-19 testStockholm: A method for fast, cheap, yet accurate testing for Covid-19 infection has been developed by a team of researchers. The ...more
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The polio situation in Philippines
The polio situation in Philippines
Dr Pankaj Bhatnagar, WHO, 21 September 2019
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The polio situation in Philippines is summarized in the report below:The situation On 19 September 2019, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the re-emergen ...more
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 NEWS AND UPDATES
Alloveda Liver Update: Association between intestinal homeostasis and liver disease
Alloveda Liver Update: Association between intestinal homeostasis and liver disease
eMediNexus, 07 May 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Mounting evidence demonstrates interactions of the gut microbiome with the host play a crucial role in health and disease. Microbial translocation releases bact ...more
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4th doctor held in Auto Cluster case, involvement of higher-ups not ruled out, says police
4th doctor held in Auto Cluster case, involvement of higher-ups not ruled out, says police
Manoj Dattatrye More, 07 May 2021
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On late Wednesday, police arrested one more doctor in the case at Auto Cluster COVID hospital, as a patient’s relative was charged Rs 1 lakh for a ventila ...more
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10 patients undergo surgery for mucormycosis post COVID in Pune
10 patients undergo surgery for mucormycosis post COVID in Pune
Manoj Dattatrye More, 07 May 2021
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Ten people, who have recovered from COVID-19 and got discharged from hospitals have to undergo surgeries for mucormycosis in the past few days at YCM hospital. ...more
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Alloveda Liver Update: Correlation of Gl symptoms with nutritional status and health-related QoL in patients with liver cirrhosis
Alloveda Liver Update: Correlation of Gl symptoms with nutritional status and health-related QoL in patients with liver cirrhosis
eMediNexus, 06 May 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hepatology #Multispeciality
Gastrointestinal symptoms results in decreased food intake which can in turn, can lead to nutritional deficiency and significant morbidity. However, data regard ...more
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 JOURNAL UPDATES
Using PVP-I mouthwash against COVID-19
Using PVP-I mouthwash against COVID-19
eMediNexus, 12 December 2020
#Infectious Diseases #Multispeciality
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more than 56 million cases and has taken over 1 million lives across the globe as of date (November 19, 2020).1 This highly con ...more
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Povidone-iodine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection
Povidone-iodine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection
eMediNexus, 21 August 2020
#ENT #Infectious Diseases #Multispeciality
SARS-CoV-2, a novel coronavirus, known to cause Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), surfaced in Wuhan, China towards the end of the year 2019. The World Health ...more
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Zinc Update: Zinc plays a role of a gatekeeper of immune function
Zinc Update: Zinc plays a role of a gatekeeper of immune function
eMediNexus, 18 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
Earlier zinc deficiency was very rare but nowadays, it is considered to be very common in developing countries. In developing countries, zinc deficiency is the ...more
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Zinc Update:  Oral zinc might be a prophylactic treatment for people at risk for COVID-19
Zinc Update: Oral zinc might be a prophylactic treatment for people at risk for COVID-19
eMediNexus, 17 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
The novel coronavirus disease of 2019, also known as COVID-19, is caused by a severe respiratory syndrome virus (SARS-CoV-2 virus) in humans. There are limited ...more
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Zinc Update: Optimal zinc is necessary for prevention of COVID-19
Zinc Update: Optimal zinc is necessary for prevention of COVID-19
eMediNexus, 16 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
The Coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 is caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-coronavirus (SARS-CoV) replication ...more
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Zinc Update: Zinc has an important role in antiviral immunity
Zinc Update: Zinc has an important role in antiviral immunity
eMediNexus, 15 August 2020
#Allergy and Immunology #Multispeciality
Zinc deficiency is recognized in a malnourished group of people who presents with hepatosplenomegaly, hypogonadism, dwarfism and an increased risk of infection. ...more
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 QUIZZES

Quizzes
eMediNexus, 09 October 2018
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An increase in which of the following parameters will shift the oxygen dissociation curve to the left. ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 21 September 2018
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Presence of food might be expected to interfere with drug absorption by slowing gastric emptying, or by altering the degree of ionization of the drug in the stomach. Which of the following statements is not a correct example: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 02 September 2018
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The following separation technique depends on the molecular size of the protein: ...MORE
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Quizzes
eMediNexus, 20 August 2018
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Burtonian line is seen with poisoning of ...MORE
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