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Mnemonic to remember the Areas devoid of Blood Brain Barrier

Area devoid of BBB (Blood Brain Barrier) can be memorized using the mnemonic MAP SNOW M– Median eminenceA- Area postremaP– Pineal glandS– Subfornical organN– NeurohypophysisO– OVLT- Organum vasculosum laminer terminalis 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 Supraventricular Tachycardia …

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Mnemonic to remember the Areas devoid of Pain Fibres

Areas devoid of pain fibers Mnemonic: BED PACK B– Brain parenchyma E– Ependyma D– Duramater (Neither covering blood vessel or forming dural venous sinus)  P– Pia mater A– Arachnoid mater C-Choroid plexus Hope that mnemonic helped. Got a better mnemonic for the same? Let us know in the comments below.Also check out these medical mnemonics. Mnemonic for …

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Meltzer’s Triad

Meltzer Triad

Meltzer’s triad describes the classical symptoms suggesting the diagnosis of cryoglobulinaemia of polyclonal CGs seen in essential-, viral-, or connective tissue disease-associated cryoglobulinaemia. The triad consists of: palpable purpura arthralgia (joint pain) weakness. Do note that Meltzer’s triad typically occurs in Type 2 and Type 3 Cryoglobulinemia ie Mixed Cryoglobulinemia. The classic presentation of mixed (types II and III) cryoglobulinaemia is characterized …

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