Thursday, February 21, 2008
eponyms in medicine - part 23
221 - lockwood's operation - a type of LOW operation done for femoral hernia .
222 - raspberry tumor - other name for - umbilical adenoma - congenital .
223 - gibbon's hernia - hernia with hydrocele .
224 - moore's classification - classification of omphalocele ( exampholos ) .
225 - berger's hernia - hernia into the pouch of the douglas is called berger's hernia .
226 - guaiac test - used to test for occult blood in stool .
227 - spider leg appearance on IVP is suggestive of - RENAL CYST .
228 - flower vase pattern of the pelvis in an intravenous urogram is seen in - horse shoe kidney .
229 - golf hole ureter - seen in tuberculosis of the ureter .
230 - Fanconi’s syndrome is generalized dysfunction of proximal renal tubule leading to glycosuria - hyperphosphaturia - hypophasphatemia - aminoaciduria - and systemic acidosis; may be associated with out-dated tetracyclines.