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Kugel Mesh—Erosion and Litigation

Kugel Mesh—Erosion and Litigation Houston, TX: Although the Composix Kugel Mesh hernia patch was recalled in 2005, and in its wake the manufacturer offered settlements in about 2,600 lawsuits, claims are still being filed. Earlier this year, The American Surgeon reported a case of mesh … Full News here – Read more on LawyersandSettlements.com

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Amy Kehm talks about her LASIK eye surgery

Amy Kehm talks about her LASIK eye surgery On Good Day PA's July 18 show, Amy Kehm shared with viewers her experience with LASIK eye surgery at May Eye Care Center & Associates in Hanover. Kehm took viewers through the process and spoke with Dr. Carl May about her surgery and what … Full News here […]

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Five surprising things you didn't know about LASIK

Five surprising things you didn't know about LASIK Have you thought about undergoing LASIK to correct your vision but assumed it entails a painful surgery and long recovery? You might be surprised at how easy the procedure can be. Here are some facts about LASIK that may help you see the idea in a … Full […]

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Grey matter

Grey matter In addition to recommending diet, exercise and tests such as cholesterol and colonoscopy, we will prescribe brain-training exercise and activities – and presume that national health insurance will pay for it. For Myanmar and elsewhere, keeping people … Full News here – Read more on Myanmar Times

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Diverticulosis – Medical Informer Video

Diverticulosis is a common gastrointestinal finding on colonoscopy. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion

What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion Shorts that are so short the world could give you a colonoscopy. 3. Men in bare feet on pavements. Insane. And dangerous. And tacky. 4. Men going topless when they are at neither a beach nor a pool. 5. Anyone who bitches at a woman […]

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Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen

Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen “We were later told that had he not had the CT scan, the tumor would not have been found so quickly and because it was pressing on the brain stem, there was a strong possibility that he could have stopped breathing within 24 hours. I know that Allison […]

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Camp Med to the rescue

Camp Med to the rescue After assessing him in the ER, the students transported the critically injured male to the cat scan department for digital imaging on his entire body. Chris Simmons, transportation coordinator for CRH's ambulance services, informed the scribe, who … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Progress

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CT Scans in NHL Surveillance May Cause More Cancers

CT Scans in NHL Surveillance May Cause More Cancers "The incidence of secondary-cancer origin from breast, stomach, and liver is higher in patients with more CT scans," according to Sheng Hsuan Chien, MD, and colleagues from the Taipei Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan. "These sites are usually … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre Following the installation of the second PET CT scan at the Diagnostic Centre and Clinic in Karachi, SKMCH&RC was able to provide state-of-the-art services to the people of that region. A newest Walk-in Clinic, in Multan, which will considerably … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Ask Dr G

Ask Dr G Imaging tests such as ultrasound scans or CT scan can also delineate the source of the bleeding with clarity. The most definitive mode of investigation is cystoscopy. This involves the insertion of a flexible digital camera (Small one, of course!) in … Full News here – Read more on The Star Online

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Mother Pregnant With Her 10th Child Refuses Cancer Treatment and Abortion

Mother Pregnant With Her 10th Child Refuses Cancer Treatment and Abortion “I then had a CAT Scan that revealed I have several pulmonary embolisms in both lungs. I was immediately started on an injectable blood thinner,” Wilde continues. “We were referred to a breast oncologist to discuss treatment options. He presented us … Full News […]

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Severity, outcomes of C. difficile infection improved in US urban area

Severity, outcomes of C. difficile infection improved in US urban area CT scan and colonoscopy were performed less frequently in the CDI 09-11 group (both P<.01), however, colonoscopic pseudeomembrane detection was more likely in this group (P<.001). In the severe CDI 09-11 subgroup, WBC at diagnosis (P<.001) and at … Full News here – Read more […]

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Mountainair mayor charged with battery

Mountainair mayor charged with battery Mora's partner drove him to Presbyterian Hospital emergency room in Albuquerque, where a CT scan revealed facial contusions – bruising and swelling – on the right side of his face, and upper chest and left hand. After the incident occurred in late … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Dr. Sport: Passaglia's inspiration recalled as he faces his own health fight

Dr. Sport: Passaglia's inspiration recalled as he faces his own health fight More blood tests and a CT scan are on Passaglia's to-do list in August, but first comes a trip booked months ago to visit family and friends in Italy. When the CFL Hall of Fame kicker went public in this space a month […]

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