Tetanus

Organism Clostridium tetani=gram positive, spore forming bacteria Incubation period; varies according to site of injury, shorter (approx. 1 week in severe disease)   Transmission Spores of c.tetani live in faeces, soil and dustàcan be...

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Tetralogy of Falot

Introduction Tetralogy of Falot – R-to-L shunt – CYANOTIC THE most common cause of cyanotic heart disease – but only accounts for <10% of all congenital cardiac abnormalities Has four features: Large VSD – usually...

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