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Mnemonics for Causes of Acute Pancreatitis

Remember the causes of Acute Pancreatitis using the mnemonic STAY HOME. STAY HOME Stone(gallstones) Toxins(Scorpion stings), Tumor Alcohol, Autoimmune injurie of pancreatic duct Hypertriglyceridemia, Hypercalcemia, Hereditary factors Obstruction(Biliary) Medication, Mumps, Mycoplasma ERCP Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical mnemonics

Mnemonics for Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Cough

Remember the Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Cough using the mnemonic SAVE LIVES. SAVE LIVES Somatic cough syndrome (psychogenic cough), Syndrome of Upper airway cough(PND) Asthma, ACE inhibitor, Aspiration Very dilated bronchi(bronchiectasis) Eosinophilic bronchitis Lung cancer, Laryngopharyngeal reflux Infection(respiratory tract) Variable disorders of the other external auditory canals, pharynx, larynx,… Esophageal Reflux Smoking, Symptom of Heart …

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Mnemonics for Differential Diagnosis of Hair Loss

Remember the differential diagnosis of Hair Loss using TOP HAT. TOP HAT Telogen effluvium, Tinea capitis Out of Fe, Zn Physical: trichotillomania, “corn-row” braiding Hormonal: hypothyroidism, androgenic Autoimmune: SLE, alopecia areata Toxins: heavy metals, anticoagulants, chemotherapy, vitamin A, SSRls Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the …

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Mnemonics – Differential Diagnosis of Erectile Dysfunction

Remember the Differential Diagnosis of Erectile Dysfunction using the mnemonic PENIS. PENIS Psychogenic Endocrine (type 2 DM, testosterone) Neurogenic (type 2 DM, post-operative) Insufficiency of blood (atherosclerosis) Substances Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical mnemonics

Causes of Air in the Biliary tree (Pneumobilia)

Remember the causes of air in the biliary tree / Pneumobilia using the mnemonic PERSEPOLIS. PERSEPOLIS Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography Emphysematous cholecystitis Retrograde cholangiopancreatography Surgery Enteric Fistula(due to gallstones or peptic ulcer disease) Pancreatitis Other(e.g. Congenital anomaly) Liver abscess Incompetent Sphincter of Oddi Alternatively; you can remember the mnemonic SuPER GaS to learn the causes of …

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Mnemonics to remember Side-Effects of Busulfan

Remember the side-effects of Busulfan using the mnemonic BUSULFAN. Bone Marrow suppression Ulcers in Mouth Skin pigmentation Uric acid increased Lung Fibrosis & Loss of Fertility Appetite loss & Adrenal insufficiency Nausea and vomiting Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these …

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