Pregnancy & Childcare

Group B Strep Infection

Group B Strep Infection

Group B strep (GBS) bacteria are usually present in the intestinal and reproductive tracts in 25% of the healthy individuals. GBS has been reported to colonise 22% of the pregnant women.... Read More

Pinworm infection

Pinworm infection

Pinworm is a nematode (roundworm) called as Enterobius vermicularis. Pinworms are small thread-like, white and thin worms, occasionally found in the rectum and colon of... Read More

Pulled elbow explained

Pulled elbow explained

Pulled elbow, also referred as “nursemaid’s elbow” is a common injury in early childhood. It happens primarily due to the partial dislocation of the elbow joint when the child’s elbow is pulled... Read More

Diagnosis of Birth Defects During Pregnancy

Diagnosis of Birth Defects During Pregnancy

Birth defects are structural or functional anomalies, inclusive of metabolic disorders, that are present from birth. Birth defects can impact any part of the body, including the heart, brain or lungs and affect the body function, appearance or... Read More