Gastroesophageal reflux Disease(GERD) occurs when stomach contents reflux, or back up, into the esophagus during or after a meal. The lower esophageal sphincter (LES) normally opens to release gas after meals. When the LES opens, stomach contents often reflux into the esophagus and out the mouth, resulting in regurgitation, or spitting up, and vomiting. GERD […]
Heart Murmurs Differentiation
A collection of Classic findings in diseases
DiGeorge syndrome is also known as 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, DiGeorge anomaly, velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS), Shprintzen syndrome, conotruncal anomaly face syndrome or Takao syndrome,Sedlackova syndrome, Cayler cardiofacial syndrome,Strong syndrome, congenital thymic aplasia, and thymic hypoplasia.
Reye’s syndrome is encephalopathy combined with hepatic fatty infiltration which usually begins shortly after recovery from an acute viral illness, especially influenza and varicella (chickenpox) in a child who has recently had aspirin or salicylates.