Edward Syndrome (Trisomy 18) | USMLE Step 1 Mnemonic

Edward Syndrome (Trisomy 18) | USMLE Step 1 Mnemonic

Edward Scissorhands=Edward syndrome vote sign=trisomy 18 micrognathia low-set ears clenched hands with overlapping fingers prominent occiput delayed turtle=developmental delay headless turtle=early death (usually by 1 year) rocking chair=rocker-bottom feet ASD and VSD puppy=PAPP-A chorizo=human CHORIZO gonadotropin (β-hCG) inhibitory sign=inhibin-A stroller=estriol alphabet=AFP

HIV and AIDS: Infection Stages, Pathology and Treatment, Animation

HIV and AIDS: Infection Stages, Pathology and Treatment, Animation

HIV for human immunodeficiency virus is a virus that attacks the immune system weakening the body’s ability to fight infections progressive destruction of the immune system eventually leads to its failures a state known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS when the body is incapable of defending itself from common infections HIV targets a specific…