Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: The “Ne-Uro” mess

  • The “Ne-Uro” mess

    Nishitha Bujala Hyderabad, Telangana, India   Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash When I took my oral exams in the final year of medical school, I was tested on surgical instruments by an external professor. He appeared to be in his sixties and stern. As a conversation starter, he asked my favorite specialty. “Neurology,” I…