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Kelina Hospital, 123, Third Avenue,
Gwarinpa, Abuja, Nigeria
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Testicular Torsion

Testicular torsion occurs when the spermatic cord twists, cutting off blood supply to the testis. SYMPTOMS:Pain and swelling of the scrotal sac are usually the main symptoms of testicular torsion. Most people, in general, do not understand the difference between testicular torsion and infection, and when they have pain, they assume it is due to […]

FUNCTIONAL ENDOSCOPIC SINUS SURGERY

Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) is a minimally invasive technique used in the removal of tissue obstructing the nasal passage and the facilitation of drainage while conserving the normal non-obstructing anatomy and mucous membrane. During the procedure, a rigid fiberoptic nasal telescope provides vision into the nasal passage, allowing the surgery to be focused precisely […]

Initial Experience With Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate in a Urology Specialist Hospital in Nigeria

ORIGINAL RESEARCH June 2021 Published in African Journal of Urology DOI: 10.1186/s12301-021-00184-4 Authors: Celsus Ukelina Undie Nnanna Ibanga Ewomazino Raymond Kalenebari Torporo Abstract Background: Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) is a more recent procedure for the management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia compared to open prostatectomy or Transurethral Resection of the Prostate. HoLEP is not [...]

Staghorn Culculi: What You Should Know.

Staghorn calculi (kidney stones) get their shape by forming a mold of the cup-like cavities (calyces) in the kidney. They are named staghorn because when these calculi (kidney stones) form, they look like stag (male deer) horns. At Kelina Hospital, we removed a large (4.55cm) staghorn calculus from a patient’s kidneys. Staghorn calculi are commonly […]