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Uterine Fibroids

FIBROIDS – MEANING AND SYMPTOMS

Fibroids are non-cancerous smooth muscle growths in the uterus that often appear during child-bearing years. Fibroids range in size from the size of a small pea to large masses the size of a breadfruit. Fibroids can occur as a single mass or multiple growths of different sizes. Many women will have uterine fibroids at some […]

SURGEONS NOTES: HOW LONG IS MY SURGERY GOING TO TAKE?

Every surgeon can attest to having been asked this question multiple times by different patients when they are being scheduled for surgical procedures. The duration of a surgical procedure largely depends on the type of procedure. Even then, two procedures of the same type can vary in length due to complexity or simplicity of a […]

Endoscopic View of the Outer Ear - Kelina Hospital

SURGEONS NOTES: FOREIGN BODIES IN THE EAR

Foreign body refers to any object that is placed in the ear, nose, mouth or any other part of the body, where it should not normally be, such that it causes harm without immediate medical attention. While adults occasionally get foreign bodies trapped in their ears, the situation more commonly occurs in children. This is […]

SURGEON’S NOTES: THE IMPORTANCE OF SEEING YOUR DOCTOR EARLY

At the early stages of any prolonged discomfort, it is advised that patients seek medical attention. The longer a person delays their visit to the doctor, the higher their risk of complications. While visiting the doctor can be scary because of the unknown, knowledge of your general health condition is way better. Early detection of […]

MINIMAL ACCESS SURGERIES, MAKING CARE AVAILABLE TO PATIENTS WITH DIABETES AND HYPERTENSION

Minimal Access Surgery is one advancement to modern medicine that has improved the quality of healthcare that can be accessed by high risk patients. There are several health conditions that in times past would make surgery difficult or impossible.They include stroke, hypertension and diabetes. Patients would be denied surgical solutions to their medical challenges because […]

SURGEON’S NOTES: A STITCH IN TIME

The full idiom is, “a stitch in time saves nine”. Suffice to say that it probably was not about surgeries that this idiom was coined. Though originally based on a tailoring metaphor, it bears uncanny similarity to the medical sciences. While most people would rather not have surgery if it is elective, there are occasions […]

Kelina Hospital Tauttner Sterilizer

KELINA HOSPITAL ACQUIRES NEW PLASMA STERILIZER

I hurried into the local department store to grab1 300-208 sisas dumps some last minute Chirsmas gifts. I looked at all the people and grumbled2 to myself. I would be in here forever and I just had so much to do. Chirsmas was beginning to 70-486 Exam become CIPTV1 300-070 dumps such a drag. I […]

CERVICAL INCOMPETENCE

Cervical incompetence (also known as cervical insufficiency) occurs when weak cervical tissue causes or contributes to premature birth or loss of an otherwise healthy pregnancy. It is the inability of the cervix to carry pregnancy to term. An incompetent cervix can be diagnosed prior or during pregnancy. In pregnancy, the competence of a cervix to […]

Herniorrhaphy

Small abdominal hernias can be a cause of repeated abdominal pain. Sometimes the hernias are not visible, but examination by a trained hand could pinpoint them. Small hernias can be operated upon as day case surgery (that is, patient could go home same day) under local anaesthesia with no need for patient to be put [...]