Archna Eniasivam

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Sexually acquired diseases

I. Problem/Condition. Sexually acquired disease (also referred to as sexually transmitted infections [STIs] or previously sexually transmitted diseases [STDs]) is comprised of various infections. Given that there are many infections, the signs and symptoms are broad but often related to both the male and female genitourinary systems. II. Diagnostic Approach A. What is the differential…

Pelvic/Supra-pubic Pain

Pelvic/Supra-Pubic Pain I. Problem/Condition. Pelvic/supra-pubic pain has a wide and varied differential diagnosis. This differential is driven by the overlying structures (skin) as well as the internal organs that populate the pelvic and supra-pubic areas. It is important to understand the quality of the pain (constant versus colicky, dull versus sharp) and consider the time…

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