Navigation Links
Los Angeles Parathyroid Surgeon Responds to Study Indicating Advantages of Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery
Date:10/23/2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2013

An article published October 17, 2013 on News-Medical.net discusses the results of a study that compared bilateral neck exploration (BNE) to minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for the treatment of hyperparathyroidism. The study found many advantages to the minimally invasive procedure. Babak Larian, MD, FACS, a renowned parathyroid surgeon in Los Angeles, agrees with the study’s findings.

“I have been performing minimally invasive parathyroidectomy for many years now, and I believe it is usually the safest and best option for treating hyperparathyroidism. While the traditional surgery is just as effective in curing the condition, the risks associated with BNE are higher,” said Dr. Babak Larian.

The study found that patients who underwent minimally invasive parathyroidectomy had a lower incidence of hypocalcemia, a shorter surgery, less pain during the recovery, and a better cosmetic outcome than those who underwent the traditional BNE procedure. The minimally invasive parathyroid removal procedure involves an incision that is generally less than one inch in length and is much less traumatic to the surrounding tissue than BNE.

“Surgical removal of the abnormal parathyroid gland is the only cure for hyperparathyroidism, but patients generally experience a great improvement in symptoms right after surgery. By performing the minimall
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Los Angeles Drug & Alcohol Detox Center Announces No-Cost Consultations for Individuals Seeking Drug & Alcohol Detoxification Services
2. Los Angeles Treatment Center Opens Its Doors, Giving People Seeking Relief from Addiction Help and Hope
3. Mathys Law Group Now Providing Ventura and Los Angeles Debt Relief
4. Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation Honors 40 LAFD Heroes at Awards Ceremony
5. LULAC’s Latinos Living Healthy Feria de Salud in Los Angeles is a Huge Success
6. Los Angeles’ Premier Car Rental Service SimplyRAC to Donate Percentage of Proceeds to JDRF
7. Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation Donates 100 Evacuation Stair Chairs to LAFD
8. Los Angeles Ministers Answer Parishioner Needs by Learning Narconon Anti-Drug Curriculum
9. Unveiling the Most Advanced Techniques of Hair Transplantation at US Hair Restoration, a Los Angeles Hair Transplant Center
10. Patricia O’Laughlin Psychotherapy of Los Angeles Features Six Parenting Videos On Top Parenting Search Engine
11. The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) Concluded the Gut, Brain and Autoimmune Disorders: the Role of Food Symposium August 17 in Los Angeles, CA
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/22/2014)... A petition seeking a ban on ... in minimally-invasive hysterectomies and fibroid removal surgeries has gained ... October, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to Change.org, ... 21st, 2014. That represents an increase of 456 signatures ... to the campaign.* , The campaign to ban uterine ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... November 22, 2014 This month has been ... because it has received many positive reviews from some renowned ... of its products by launching a new selection of wonderful ... global customers can enjoy free shipping and up to an ... Stylish ladies can always find the most suitable dress at ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Sandbridge Capital, a private equity ... consumer brand sector, acquired a minority stake in ... to help fund BackJoy’s global growth and accelerate ... proprietary apparel and footwear lines. Sandbridge Capital Managing ... Directors. , BackJoy is a high-growth health and ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... November 22, 2014 A Xarelto lawsuit has ... who is seeking $10 million in damages from the makers ... According to the lawsuit, the woman began using Xarelto in ... alleges in her lawsuit she suffered life-threatening bleeding in July ... injuries, pain, suffering and emotional distress. The lawsuit purports that ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Nov. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The widely used ... death and hospitalization among patients who have the heart ... failure, a new study finds. Atrial fibrillation is ... linked to a rise in risk for stroke among ... a century to help treat irregular heartbeat, the authors ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Power Morcellator Petition Gains More than 450 Signatures Since October, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Power Morcellator Petition Gains More than 450 Signatures Since October, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Power Morcellator Petition Gains More than 450 Signatures Since October, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Sexy Wedding Dresses with Special Discounts Launched by Angeldress.co.uk 2Health News:Sandbridge Capital Acquires a Minority Stake in BackJoy 2Health News:Sandbridge Capital Acquires a Minority Stake in BackJoy 3Health News:Xarelto Lawsuit News: Woman Seeks $10 Million in Damages For Alleged Bleeding Side-Effect Due To Xarelto Use 2Health News:Xarelto Lawsuit News: Woman Seeks $10 Million in Damages For Alleged Bleeding Side-Effect Due To Xarelto Use 3Health News:Xarelto Lawsuit News: Woman Seeks $10 Million in Damages For Alleged Bleeding Side-Effect Due To Xarelto Use 4Health News:Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks 2Health News:Treating Irregular Heartbeat With Digoxin May Come With Risks 3
... -- The use of long-distance video and data hookups to ... provides the same level of care as having everyone in ... at the Canadian Stroke Congress. The study found that ... Telestroke received an important stroke drug, tPA, at the same ...
... Gordon HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay ... sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV) rose dramatically over two decades, ... these types of tumors might become the leading form of ... 1984 and 1989, just 16.3 percent of oral cancer samples ...
... , MONDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- In Utah, ... rate similar to those suspected of adult homicide, and they ... abuse homicide offenders are those who have failed to care ... ranks as one of the top five causes of childhood ...
... Sinai School of Medicine have found that $6.7 billion was ... medications in primary care, with 86 percent of that cost ... cholesterol. The findings are published in a research letter in ... Internal Medicine , one of the JAMA/Archives journals. ...
... cancer patients are given the choice, they are significantly more ... quality of life six months after treatment, compared to a ... scientific session, October 5, 2011, at the 53rd Annual Meeting ... finding challenges the perception that older cancer patients do not ...
... TORONTO, Ont., Oct. 3, 2011Studies that examined the possible link ... it,s impossible to reach a firm conclusion about the controversial ... found the blockages known as chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency, or ... than those who do not. But a team of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Telestroke the next best thing 2Health News:HPV-Linked Oral Cancers on the Rise, Study Finds 2Health News:HPV-Linked Oral Cancers on the Rise, Study Finds 3Health News:Conviction Rates Similar for Suspects of Child, Adult Murder in Utah 2Health News:New research shows $6.7 billion spent on unnecessary tests and treatments in one year 2Health News:Cancer patients in their 60s are tech-savvy 2Health News:Researchers review studies on CCSVI-MS link 2
(Date:11/21/2014)... 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - KLOX Technologies Inc. ("KLOX" ... appointments: Todd Martensen has ... created role of Chief Commercial Officer, to oversee KLOX,s ... photoconverter gel for the treatment of chronic and other ... recently approved in Europe . Mr. ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... Michael DeMarco (42) erinnert sich ... Februar 2014 zugetragen hat. Seine Tochter Aly Demarco (13) ... Video - http://youtu.be/5cVoMCe0uiE „Man ... Training zu machen", erzählt Michael DeMarco . „Meine ... begeisterte Anhänger der CrossFit-Trainingsmethode. Ich war auf dem Fahrrad, ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... 2014   Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals Corp. , a medical ... producer of Molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), is proud to announce it ... to design its Medical Isotope Production Facility (MIPF) in ... parent isotope of Technetium-99, which is used in 80 ... passed legislation making it a national priority to produce ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 2KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 3KLOX Technologies announces executive appointments 4Tochter rettet Vater durch Herz-Lungen-Wiederbelebung vor plötzlichem Herztod 2Tochter rettet Vater durch Herz-Lungen-Wiederbelebung vor plötzlichem Herztod 3Coqui RadioPharmaceuticals Inks Deal With INVAP 2
... 2011  Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX ), ... services, today announced that its Board of Directors has ... effective immediately. Including Mr. Ring, the Board has nine ... of C. R. Bard, Inc., a leading multinational developer, ...
... Dec. 7, 2011 Aoxing Pharmaceutical (NYSE Amex: ... pharmaceutical company focusing on research, development, manufacturing and ... today announced that its operating subsidiary in China, ... three-way financing agreement with Shijiazhuang Construction Investment Group ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Quest Diagnostics Adds Timothy M. Ring to Board of Directors 2Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Announces $3.2 Million Financing 2Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Announces $3.2 Million Financing 3
Interchangeable design allows you to select a single handpiece and change tips during the procedure. Universal connector. Disassembles for easy cleaning. Tips can rotate 360 degrees to re-orient port...
Interchangeable design allows you to select a single handpiece and change tips during the procedure. Universal connector. Disassembles for easy cleaning. Tips can rotate 360 degrees to re-orient port...
Infusion Cannula, 4.0mm....
Subretinal Injection Cannula, Straight; 20g (0.90) x 1" (25mm); Tip Extension: 3mm, 32g (0.23); Angled at 35°....
Medicine Products: