General Practitioner. Work experience in medicine - 7 years. I consider it necessary to constantly educate myself and improve my skills, I adhere to the principles of evidence-based medicine in my work, I am guided by the well-known rule "Do no harm". My credo in life is "If you want to do something well, do it yourself."

Adenophlegmon

Adenophlegmon is a focus of acute suppuration in subcutaneous fat with blurred contours, developing against the background of abscessing lymphadenitis. Most often, adenophlegmon occurs in the parotid and submandibular areas in children. It is clinically manifested by a manifest tumor fluctuating under pressure, with hyperemic skin in the central part, quite dense, painful on palpation.…

What is the sirtfood diet?

The “revolutionary” sirtfood diet (not to be confused with street food!) made a splash among fans of “losing weight delicious.” Of course, because the main emphasis in it is on the fact that it turns out you can lose weight on wine and chocolate. However, wine and chocolate as dietary products are far from new,…

Doctors Should Stop Prescribing Antidepressants

Psychologists and psychiatrists should stop giving their patients prescriptions for antidepressants. The study showed that there is no reliable evidence of their greater effectiveness than that of ordinary pacifier pills.  Experts from University College London decided to check all the evidence available to science of the effectiveness of common antidepressants. The findings of the study…

Adiposogenital Dystrophy

Adiposogenital dystrophy is a neuroendocrine pathology manifested by overweight and underdevelopment of the genital glands. It is accompanied by gynoid-type obesity and a lag in sexual development. Diagnosis is based on a physical examination by a pediatrician or endocrinologist, a study of the hormonal background. Additionally, radiography and tomography of the hypothalamic-pituitary region are prescribed.…

Thyroid Adenoma

Thyroid adenoma is a benign nodular neoplasm of thyroid tissue. Thyroid adenoma may be asymptomatic or manifest signs of hyperthyroidism (weight loss, weakness, tachycardia, sweating, etc.), compression of the neck organs. Diagnosis of thyroid adenoma consists in ultrasound, hormonal studies (T3, T4, TSH, TG), X-ray of the esophagus, puncture biopsy of the gland and cytological…

Parathyroid Adenoma

Parathyroid adenoma is a benign hormone-active tumor of the parathyroid gland, accompanied by excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone and hyperparathyroidism. With parathyroid adenoma, hypercalcemia develops, which can manifest itself as bone (osteoporosis, pathological fractures), renal (nephrolithiasis), gastrointestinal (gastric ulcer, pancreatitis), cardiovascular (arterial hypertension) clinical syndromes. Diagnosis of parathyroid adenoma includes laboratory tests (determination of the…

Abdominal Obesity

Abdominal obesity is a disease accompanied by the deposition of excess fat in the trunk and internal organs. The main signs are a waist circumference of more than 100 cm, systematic overeating, craving for sweets, increased thirst. Arterial hypertension, sleep apnea syndrome, apathy, drowsiness, fatigue, chronic constipation and other digestive disorders are often determined. The…