::Departments : Clinical : Department of Dermatology & Venerology

Department is functioning in OPD No: 10 and 25.  

OP Timing-  8 A.M TO 12 NOON
 
OP WORKING DAYS- MONDAY TO SATURDAY
 
WARD BED STRENGTH- 24 ( MALE- 12,FEMALE-12)
CMHIS Patients are admitted in Ward 500 of Medicine department.
 
DEPARTMENT FACILITIES:-Separate Male and Female OPD for Dermatology and Venereology
                                                 -Laboratory
                                                 -Department library
                                                 -Demonstration/ Class room
                                                 -Procedure room
                                                - Rooms for HOD and Faculty
 
EQUIPMENTS AVAILABLE
-Light Microscope
                                                -Electrocautery Machine
                                                -Dermojet            
 
O.P. PROCEDURES DONE
                                                  -Skin Biopsy
                                                  -Electrocautery and Radiofrequency Surgeries
                                                  -Chemical Cautery with TCA
                                                  -Curettage
                                                  -Slit Skin Smear
 
LABORATORY PROCEDURES
-Wet Mount
 - Gram’s Staining
 -KOH Smear
 -Leishman’sStaining
 - VDRL Test
 
ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES
*MBBS
CLINICAL POSTING
         Second Year - 2 Weeks per Year
         Final Year       - 1 Week
 PREFINAL THEORY CLASS- 15 HOURS
 

*DIPLOMA NURSING
       Clinical Posting- 1 Week per Year( Second And Third Year)
       Theory Class -     10 Hours per Year
*MONTHLY JOURNAL CLUB
*MONTHLY CLINICAL MEETING
 
RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
1.Observance of Kasowitzlaw:Late Congenital Syphilis: Palatal perforation and Saddle nose deformity as presenting features.G.Balaji,S.Kalaivani Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS 2013; Vol 34, 1
2.Sinecatechins: A better prospect for treating Anogenitalwarts.G.Balaji.Indian Journal of STD and AIDS 2014, Vol 35,1
3.Toll like receptors: Sensors for Herpes Simplex virus infection.G.Balaji.Indian Journal of STD and AIDS 2014, Vol 35,2
4. Linezolid induced Black hairy tongue.G.Balaji. Indian Journal of Pharmacology.Dec 2014,Vol 46,6
5.JellyfishDermatitis.Indian Journal of Dermatology,Venereology and Leprosy.S.Karthika.July- Aug 2015, Vol 81,4
6.Mutational study of Extracellular Matrix Protein 1 in a case of Lipoid Proteinosis from South India.S.Karthika.International Journal of Scientific Research. May 2015, Vol4:5
7. Compedium of Pseudo conditions in Sexually Transmitted Diseases.G.Balaji. Indian Journal of STD and AIDS.2015; 36
8. Clinico epidemiological study of skin and appendageal tumours.G.Balaji.International Journal of Scientific Research.Feb 2016.Vol 5;2
9.Congenital absence of skin and an absent twin. Karthika S, Balaji G.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2016;82:444-6
 10.A Clinico-Mycological Study of Chronic dermatophytosis of More Than 3 Years Duration, S.Karthika , G. Balaji. Indian Journal of Scientific Research. Vol 5 issue 6 June 2016, p551-54.


STUDIES
Descriptive study in 106 attendies of STD OPD to find out various reasons for not using condoms.

CME ACTIVITIES
 
Brief report of CME-Updates on Dermatology
We had conducted the CME-Updates on Dermatology in conference hall, PMSSY Building, Govt Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College Hospital Salem on 10.1.2013. The CME was inaugurated by our Dean Dr.R.Vallinayagam M.D., Govt Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College Hospital; Salem by 9 A.M. The welcome speech was given by HOD of STD Department Dr.S.Kalaivani MD,Organizing  secretary .The Presidential address was given by our Dean and felicitation was done by Medical Superintendent Dr.Anbalagan MD, Vice Principal Dr.Ramesh MD and Resident Medical Officer Dr.Raj Ashok MS. The vote of thanks was given by our Medical education coordinator Dr.Uthirakumar MS.

We had the speakers (1)  Prof. Dr.Manoharan  of Madras Medical College& Rajiv Gandhi Govt General Hospital, Chennai,(2)Prof. Dr.Dhanalakshmi of Madras Medical College& Rajiv Gandhi Govt General Hospital, Chennai.(3)Prof.Dr.GeethaRani  of Madurai Medical College & Govt Rajaji Medical College Hospital, Madurai.(4)Prof. Dr.Ramasamy of Coimbatore Medical College & Hospital,  Coimbatore and (5)Prof.Dr.Anandhan of Department Of Dermatology, Govt Stanley Medical College Hospital, Chennai.

The Topics discussed were (1) Cutaneous markers in Internal Malignancy by Dr.Manoharan.K. (2)Skin and Diabetes by Dr.U.R.Dhanalakshmi, (3) Emergencies in Dermatology by Dr.Geetharani, (4) Misdiagnosis in Dermatology by Dr.P.P.Ramasamy and (5) Neonatal Dermatology by Dr.V.Anandhan.

As many as 279 Delegates and Faculty members both from our Medical College, Vinayaga Mission Medical College & Hospital, Salem and Sri Gokulam Hospital, Salem participated in the CME.The total duration of academic session was 5 hours. High tea and lunch were provided in between the academic session. We concluded the CME by 4 P.M. with vote of thanks by Dr.V.Ravichandran MD, Organizing Chairman.
 

 

 
OTHER ACTIVITIES
Regular Check-up for Transgenders
Outreach activities by Counsellor on Saturdays
 
 OP.CENSUS
 
DEPT NEW CASES OLD CASES TOTAL
M F Ch TG Total M F Ch TG Total
SKIN 2014 28956 24100 543 - 53599 24034 33432 420 - 57886 111785
STD  2014 3223 3405 - 55 6683 150 456 - 1 607 7290
SKIN 2015 32873 31969 1630 - 66472 27758 27428 701 - 55887 122359
STD  2015 2936 3403 - 12 6351 1930 1993 - - 3923 10274

 OP CENSUS 2016
 
MONTH NEW MALE NEW FEMALE OLD MALE OLD FEMALE TRANSGENDER TOTAL
JAN DERM 1797 1433 1450 1102   5782
STD 114 159 137 186 1 597
FEB DERM 1727 1343 1959 1414   6443
STD 147 252 178 212   789
MAR DERM 1868 1667 1774 1315   6624
STD 267 293 183 194 1 938
APRIL
 
DERM 1799 1521 1656 1412   6388
STD 243 413 13 58   727
MAY
 
DERM 1710 1735 1505 1294   6245
STD 280 406 11 63 6 766



PROCEDURE CENSUS
 
 
 
NAME OF THE PROCEDURE JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH APRIL MAY
SKIN BIOPSY
 
9 5 14
 
2 6
ELECTROCAUTERY 4 3 3 1 5
CHEMICAL CAUTERY 4 9 2 5 4
OTHERS 5 13 13 11 9


CMCHIS CONSOLIDATED REPORT
YEAR MALE FEMALE TOTAL
2014 5 7 12
2015 - 1 1
2016 (TILL MAY) - 2 2
 

 ELECTROCAUTERY CURETTAGE






 

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