Human Syndromes

Dubin Johnson Syndrome (DJS) – Overview and Causes

Overview of Dubin Johnson Syndrome Dubin Johnson Syndrome (DJS) stands as a rare and benign chronic condition affecting bilirubin metabolism. It is distinguished by conjugated hyperbilirubinemia, a liver exhibiting dark pigmentation, and the occurrence of anomalous pigment in hepatic parenchymal cells. The initial documentation of DJS dates back to 1954 …

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Dressler Syndrome – Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis.

What is Dressler syndrome? Dressler syndrome is a type of pericarditis, which is the inflammation of the sac around the heart (pericardium). It’s also called post-pericardiotomy syndrome, post-myocardial infarction syndrome, or post-cardiac injury syndrome. This is because the condition typically occurs after a heart surgery, myocardial infarction (heart attack), or …

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