Microbiology – Helicobacter Pylori (Ulcer)

In this video we are gonna look at helicobacter pylori The bacteria known to cause peptic ulcer as well as duodenal ulcer Helicobacter pylori is a Gram negative rod bacteria Here I am drawing sort of simplified structure of the bacteria H pylori has flagella which help in motility in moving around It also has…

Tal Golesworthy: How I repaired my own heart

I’m a process engineer, I know all about boilers and incinerators and fabric filters, and cyclones, and things like that. But I also have Marfan syndrome. This is an inherited disorder. And in 1992, I participated in a genetic study, and found to my horror, as you can see from the slide, that my ascending…

Osteomyelitis – Causes & Symptoms – Bone Infection

Today we are going to talk about Osteomyelitis Right We’ll talk about its pathology as well as its relevant clinical medicine Right So, first of all, what is meant by osteomyelitis Osteo means bone myelos mean bone marrow Right, Itis mean inflammation So, what is osteomyelitis? Inflammation of bone and bone marrow Right, so what…

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Part 1 | What is it and How Common is it?

Acute respiratory distress syndrome or ARDS, is a disease that lies within the spectrum of inflammatory conditions, and is related to systemic inflammatory response syndrome or SIRS. Essentially, ARDS is characterised by the inflammatory mediated dilatation and leakage of capillaries, with movement of fluid from within the lumen of the vessel, into the surrounding tissue,…