Author Archives : Ashen-X

Montgomery tubercles – 蒙氏结节


Areolar glands or Glands of Montgomery are sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple. The glands make oily secretions (lipoid fluid) to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. Volatile compounds in these secretions may also serve as an olfactory stimulus for newborn appetite. The portions of the gland visible on the skin’s surface are called “Montgomery…

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GCE A/L Information and Communication Technology – 2015


2015 වර්ෂයේ රජය විසින් පැවැත්වූ උසස් පෙළ තොරතුරු හා සන්නිවේදන තාක්ෂණය (සිංහල මාධ්‍යය) විෂයට අදාළ සම්පූර්ණ ප්‍රශ්න පත්‍රයයි. Here is the 2015 GCE A/L Information and Communication Technology Full paper (Sinhalese Medium). To download follow this link. Please share with your friends!

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Acute appendicitis: clinical manifestations, classification, surgical treatment, complications


Explain the clinical manifestations of acute appendicitis Abdominal pain: the first symptom, initially localized to the periumbilical region, persistent aggravation, gradually shifts and fixed in the right lower abdomen Gastrointestinal symptoms: nausea, vomiting, increased frequency of bowel movements Systemic reactions: fever, lack or loss of appetite, oliguria, thirst, toxic symptoms. Signs: Rebound tenderness, pain on percussion, rigidity, and guarding, McBurney…

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Hyperthyroidism – Classification, Indications & Surgical Treatment


Classification of hyperthyroidism, indications, Surgical operation indications and contraindications. Classification Primary hyperthyroidism Secondary hyperthyroidism Hyperfunctioning thyroid adenoma Indications: Nodular hyperthyroidism, although drugs or iodine can eliminate or alleviate the symptoms of hyperthyroidism, but the nodules still exist, and may be secondary to hyperthyroidism or cancer. Diffuse hyperthyroidism, after systemic drug treatment, no significant improvement, or relapse after stopping the drug.…

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