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Cavernostomy

Dec 14, 2021

Cavernostomy is a surgical approach where an operative incision is performed into a cavity to facilitate drainage. Drainage from cavities is facilitated in draining of pulmonary abscess. It is an effective treatment for critical patients suffering from complex aspergilloma, irrespective of lung functions or bilateral disease. The various advantages of adopting this surgical approach in…

Block dissection of ilioinguinal nodes

Dec 14, 2021

Inguinal lymph node dissection is performed to diagnose, treat, and prevent the spread of cancer to the inguinal lymph nodes. It is performed if the cancer cells travel in the lymph fluid from the point where cancer starts spreading into lymph nodes. In early stages where cancer cannot be felt by hand, a surgical procedure,…

Cervical Traction

Dec 13, 2021

This is a popular method of relieving pain in the neck and related injuries. The traction devices are used to apply appropriate force to extend the vertebra of the spine by stretching the neck lightly. It is most often used in physical therapy to regain the alignment of the spinal bones and relieve the pressure…

Liver biopsy

Dec 12, 2021

A liver biopsy is a procedure used to collect a tissue sample by inserting a small needle into the liver. This is performed as an outpatient procedure or during surgery. The main indications of liver biopsy include persistent abnormal liver blood tests (liver enzymes), unexplained yellowing of the skin (jaundice), a liver abnormality found on…

Junction biopsy

Dec 12, 2021

If a patient suffers from something like chronic inflammation of the gastroesophageal junction, then conducting a biopsy is the first step. A biopsy is taken endoscopically under the effect of sedation with the help of an instrument known as an endoscope. An endoscope is attached to the tube along with a light and camera and…

Temporal Bone Subtotal Resection -Already written

Dec 12, 2021

Subtotal temporal bone resection (STBR) is performed on tumors that involve the mastoid, middle ear, inner ear, or lateral skull base. In STBR the medial margin may be obtained in a piecemeal fashion, usually with a drill. The specimen includes the lateral temporal bone dissection (LTBR) along with additional dissection of the otic capsule and…

5 Precautions You Must Take Before a Lab Test

Oct 02, 2021

If you have ever suffered from any health irregularities or had symptoms of a disease, the doctor had suggested you go through a few lab tests for diagnosis. The doctors perform these tests to find the possibility of any disease and analyze your health conditions. They also ask you to take some precautions before lab…

Fatty Liver Disease | Stay Cautious before it turns fatal

Oct 02, 2021

Fatty liver disease, as the name suggests, this disease is associated with your liver. Though it is very common among western regions, still it is a matter of concern for you. The reason being, if it develops complications, then it can be life-threatening. In the earlier stages, you may not develop severe symptoms. Mere fatigue…

How to stay safe while traveling during corona times

Oct 02, 2021

Willing to travel during this COVID 19 pandemic? Worried about your safety? Now, put an end to every safety related doubt you have. As we have got it covered for you. Reading on this blog, you will learn every precautionary measure on how to stay safe while traveling. So that your journey will be safe,…

Top 10 Food to Boost Immune System During Self Quarantine – COVID Recovery Tips

Oct 02, 2021

The whole world had been struggling with the COVID 19 disease spread because of Coronavirus in 2020. People understood the value of cleanliness, healthy diet and herd immunity. Do you want to know about the best food to boost the immune system and stay healthy? If yes, then continue reading and you will learn how…

Things You Should Know About An MRI scan

Oct 02, 2021

Things You Should Know About An MRI scan You must have come across the term MRI whenever you visited a hospital, or you must have come across it through someone who visited a hospital. It is a technique which is used by doctors to study your body. Although a doctor will perform an MRI scan…

Things to know before going for your Covid 19 test

Oct 02, 2021

The coronavirus has seriously affected many countries in the world, including India. The first case of coronavirus in India was reported on 30th January 2020. Since then, corona cases have increased a lot and also covid 19 test. After Diwali, there is a rapid increase in the number of cases. As of today, there are…