Month: October 2020

Remember Keratoconus Signs Using These Mnemonics

keratoconus mnemonic

Keratoconus Signs FRENCH VOICES ???? ????Fleischer ring????Rizzuti sign????Excessive bulging of lower lid on downgaze (Munson’s sign)????Nerves prominent????Corneal Hydrops ????Vogt’s striae????Oil droplet reflex????Corneal scarring????Early Sign; Scissoring reflex You can also remember the signs of Keratoconus using the mnemonic FCONES. FCONES Fleischer RingCentral scarringOil drop reflex / Oedema (hydrops)Nerves prominentExcessive bulging of lower lid on downgaze (Munson’s …

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Lens Dislocation / Ectopia Lentis Mnemonics

Ectopia Lentis Causes can be remembered using the mnemonic ECTOPIC BMW. ????ECTOPIC BMW ????Ehler-danlos????Choroidal tumors????Trauma????Overstratched zonules (megalocornea)????AR with Pupil ectopy????Isolated AR????Cystathione Beta synthase deficiency (homocystinuria)????Buphthalmos????Marfan’s Syndrome????Weil-marchesani syndrome

Mnemonic to remember Osteonecrosis/Avascular Necrosis of Hip

Remember Osteonecrosis/Avascular Necrosis of Hip by these three menmonics – DIGITALIS, ASEPTIC or PLASTIC RAGS Conditions associated with Osteonecrosis of the hips (avascular necrosis) ????DIGITALS ????DIabetes????Gaucher’s disease????Infection +Inflammation +Idiopathic????Trauma????ALcohol????Steroids +Sickle cell anaemia ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━Alternatively; ????ASEPTIC ????Alcohol excess (chronic)????Sickle cell disease +SLE????Exogenous steroid????Pancreatitis????Trauma????Infection????Caisson disease ━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━━Or in more details; PLASTIC RAGS ????Pancreatitis +Pregnancy????Lupus (SLE)????Alcohol excess (chronic)????Steroids????Trauma????Idiopathic + Infection????Caisson …

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