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Mnemonics for Causes of Nasal Septal Perforation

Remember the causes of Nasal Septal Perforation using the mnemonic RITALIN. Rhinolith Infection(TB, syphilis, fungal), Inflammatory (Wegener’s, Sarcoidosis) Trauma Abscess Lupus, Leprosy Idiopathic, Inhalant irritants(snuff and cocaine irritant, industrial toxin) Neoplasm, Nasal myasis Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical …

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Mnemonics for Contraindications of Tonsillectomy

Remember the contraindications of Tonsillectomy using the mnemonic ABCDE. “A,B,C,D,E” Active infection Bleeding/ clotting disorders Cervical spondylosis Diphtheritic tonsillitis Endemic of polio Failure in controlling systemic diseases like hypertension, diabetes, bronchial asthma, LRTI Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical …

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