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Diverticulitis

Fri, Dec 19th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Introduction Diverticulitis refers to the formation of small pouches in the wall of the digestive tract (diverticulosis) and their rupture. These pouches, also called as diverticula, are formed due to bulging in the inner layer of the digestive tract. Rupturing of...

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Fri, Dec 19th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Introduction Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is the formation of a blood clot (thrombus) in the deep leg vein. This condition is very serious as it can cause permanent damage to the leg which is known as post-thrombotic syndrome or pulmonary embolism. In DVT, the flow of...