Dr. Talla Veena's Profile
Dr. Veena is a family physician with over 10 years of experience in various areas of medicine, including Emergency Medicine, Cardiac Care, Respiratory Diseases, Paediatric Care and Geriatric Care. In addition to her medical degree and experience, she has a degree in Health Informatics, and is view more..
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Nosebleed (Epistaxis) is a bothersome symptom and often causes panic. Minor bleeds are self limiting and stops spontaneously, however persistent bleed that lasts for over 30 minutes require further evaluation.
Spinal Injury refers to damage to spinal cord that runs below the brain through the back. Injury to spinal cord is a severe injury as the damage is irreversible and it can be life-threatening.
Abortion is the termination of pregnancy. It is done either by removal (surgically) or expulsion of the fetus or embryo (with medicines) before the completion of the gestation period.
Strep Throat is a bacterial infection caused by Group A beta hemolytic streptococci. It affects most commonly infants and elderly people but adults and older children can also be affected.
Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of a stabbing pain in the heel bone. It usually improves with time and conservative treatments.