After receiving a great response to the important topics and expected exam pattern for NEET-SS Surgery, we have now come up with a list of important topics for the NEET-SS Medicine exam

We are aware of the fact that super speciality is not a bed of roses owing to its vast syllabus. We understand that it is not possible to cover every minute topic in detail. So, in order to ease your preparation, we have come up with a blog that will acquaint you with the topics that must not be skipped while preparing for the NEET SS Medicine exam.


NEET SS Medicine: Must do Topics


The following table lists the important and must do topics in various sections:

TOPIC

SUB-TOPIC

Cardiology

  • Pulse
  • JVP
  • CCP vs Cardiac tamponade
  • VT vs SVT
  • Angina/MI – classification, treatment & complications
  • RHD
  • Infective endocarditis
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • VHD
  • Different trials on drugs
  • Renovascular hypertension
  • Heart sounds/splitting, murmur
  • PTE 
  • WPW syndrome
  • Aortic dissection
  • Brugada syndrome
  • Pulmonary oedema
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Types of  cardiomyopathies

Neurology

  • Localization of lesion,
  • Stroke (various syndromes),
  • Myasthenia vs LEMS,
  • CNS Tumors,
  • Tuberous sclerosis,
  • NF-1
  • NF-2
  • Headache
  • Alzheimer
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • GBS
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • MND
  • Parkinson
  • Meningitis
  • Struge Weber Syndrome
  • VHL Syndrome
  • Huntigton
  • Dermatomyositis

Hematology

  • Coomb’s test
  • Prognostic indicators of AML/CML/CLL/ALL/HL/NHL
  • Multiple myeloma
  • VWD
  • Lupus anticoagulant
  • DIC
  • TTP
  • HUS
  • MCHC
  • HSP
  • ITPAnaemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Pernicious Anaemia
  • Vitamin K dependent factors
  • APLA

Nephrology + Electrolytes

  • Difference between Prerenal vs Renal
  • Phases of ARF
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • RCC
  • Drugs acting on various parts of nephrons
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Urinary Casts
  • Renal stones
  • PKD
  • Anaemia in CKD
  • Electrolyte imbalance – ECG
  • ATN

GIT + Liver

  • Celiac disease
  • Whipple disease
  • Shilling test
  • IBD
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • MELD score
  • PELD score
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Achalasia Cardia
  • Barret’s Esophagus
  • H. Pylori
  • NASH
  • Child-Pugh Score
  • Acute Pancreatitis Scores
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • HCC
  • SAAG
  • IBS

Endocrinology

  • MEN-1
  • MEN-2
  • Diabetes Inspidus
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Conn’s disease
  • Addison’s disease
  • Panhypopituitarism
  • Acromegaly
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Insulinoma
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Diabetes mellitus-Diabetic complications
  • SIADH

Respiratory

  • Obstructive vs restrictive pattern
  • Types of respiratory failure
  • Emphysema
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Lung cancer
  • Paraneoplastic syndromes
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Spirometry
  • ARDS
  • Typical vs Atypical Pneumonia
  • TB
  • Bronchial Asthma
  • OSA
  • Occupational lung diseases
  • ABPA
  • Hypersensitivity pneumonitis



MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS

Rheumatology &CTD

  • Vasculitis (Large vessel, medium vessel, Small vessel)
  • RA
  • SLE
  • Seronegative arthritis
  • Gout

Genetics

  • Mutations
  • Disjunctions
  • Anticipation
  • Genomic imprinting
  • Mitochondrial diseases
  • Trinucleotide repeats
  • Chromosomal breakage disorders
  • Trisomy 21, 18, 13
  • Klinefelter syndrome
  • Turner’s syndrome

Nutrition

  • Mineral Deficiency or Excess (Mn, Zn, Mg, Selenium, copper)
  • Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity
  • Kwashiorkor
  • Marasmus

Infections

  • HIV
  • HIV and TB
  • Post Exposure Prophylaxis
  • H1N1
  • SARS
  • Dengue
  • Malaria
  • Leptospira
  • HHV & its types

PSM

  • Sensitivity
  • Specificity
  • Positive Predictive Value
  • Negative Predictive Value
  • Prevalence
  • Incidence
  • Blinding
  • Randomised Control Trials
  • Types of Sampling
  • Screening
  • Various types of Biases
  • Case-Control Study
  • Cohort study etc.

These are some of the high-yielding topics which were a part of the previous NEET SS Medicine examinations. Thus, you should have crystal clear concepts & deep knowledge about these topics.

We hope this blog will prove to be a helping hand in your NEET SS Medicine exam preparation.

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