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Investigation of bruising

In the absence of a family history or significant bleeding over their lifetime, a bleeding disorder is unlikely. Senile purpura, drugs and vitamin deficiencies are...

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Epilepsy and antiepileptics in pregnancy

We should refer any woman with epilepsy who is planning a pregnancy to their specialist before conception, and advise them NOT to stop their drugs. Women...

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HPV vaccination – now it’s universal!

  • Any future reduction in the uptake of the vaccination will be mitigated by the inclusion of both sexes and will maintain the benefits. 
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Brain tumours

Brain tumours are relatively rare in primary care. No single symptom is very predictive of brain tumours. In children, the presentation can be quite varied depending...

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Clostridium difficile

Severity determines where the patient should be managed.

And remember, alcohol hand gel does not reduce viable C. difficile...

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Contraception and depression

So, is there a link between hormonal contraception use and depression?

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Coeliac disease

A recent tiny trial did test out if you could get away with less gluten per day, or a shorter period on gluten, and the answer...

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