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Four Organ Transplants Dont Help, Canadian Teenager Dies
...as, stomach and bowel, and also had his spleen and gall
bladder removed. MacIver suffered from a rare condition where blood vessels in his bowels would not only bleed, but also damage his other organs.His father Bill said Sunday the 19-year-old simply had too many complications to overcome. When doctors...
New York Doctors Remove Gallbladder Through Vagina
... focuses on removal of abdominal organs — like the gall
bladder, appendix, adrenal, spleen and pancreas — ... the integrity of the stomach wall to take out the gall
bladder is against the basic rules of surgery, including the Kiss principle (Keep it simple, stupid)...
Agra Surgeon Conducts Fifty Operations at One Go
...t a break till 10 a.m. Friday morning, removing 45 gall
bladders and five appendixes, with his surgery technique, which he describes as a "bloodless coup" of sorts. Prakash is assisted by his doctor wife in the surgeries he conducts. The doctor said he was happy that his son, who is also a surgeon at Be...
28% Lower Mortality Rate In Top U.S. Hospitals
...urosurgery, vascular surgery, prostate surgery and gall
bladder surgery. · For those same procedures and diagnoses, Distinguished Hospitals reduced post-surgical complication rates by 3.39 percent. Seventy-five percent of this year's Distinguished Hospitals for Clinical Excellence are being recognized...
Indian Scientist Sues International Genetic Centre for $5 Million
... that more than half of the 36 papers published on gall
midge in India in the last 10 years came from his group and that he has also filed seven patents. The group had secured total grants of more than $1 million since 1992, mostly from Rockefeller Foundation which had complimented his team by saying: ...
Weight Gaining And Losing May Increase Men's Risk For Gallstones
...ol, bile and calcium salts gets accumulated in the gall
bladder, it results in the Gallstone disease. Around 25,000 men were targeted for the study and it was found that the associations remained when researchers considered each participant's body mass index (BMI), further suggesting that it is the weig...
Call In Fruits And Vegetables To Avoid Gall Stones
... and vegetables to your diet could actually curb// gall
stone formation. The results of the extensive st... scrutinized the dietary patterns and incidence of gall
bladder removal among 77,090 female nurses aged between37-64 years, was published by The American Jo...
A New Approach to Heart Bypass Surgery Provides Patients with 'One-stop Shopping'
...hen your knee or hip is operated on, when you have gall
bladder surgery, you get a before and after picture. When you have your heart valve operated on you have a before and after picture (intraoperative echocardiography). “But for coronary artery surgery there is no “after” picture,” he said. “Placing ...
One Of China's Conjoined Twins Dies
...art condition. The twins shared a liver, spleen, gall
bladder and digestive tract and weighed 16 pounds before the surgery. The girls were born to a farm family and in the photos provided by the hospital looked unusually frail. Reports said the hospital had planned for the surgery right after their bi...
Detox theory under the medical scanner!!!
...your body's vital organs, including liver, bowels, gall
bladder, spleen and abdominal intestine system". SlimLife Detox Foot Patches claim to flush out harmful toxins and boost the immune system. Shapechangers Detox Wrap Deluxe Home Kit claimed their clay wraps could soothe psoriasis and eczema. So the de...
A large belly: not a sign of richness but cause of worry!
...ssociated with an increased risk of gallstones and gall
bladder removal or cholecystectomy in women. Edward Giovannucci of Harvard University and colleagues from other institutions undertook the study in which they studied 42,312 women aged 39 to 66 in 1986. All these subjects participated in the Nurse'...
...carried out.Doctors in the United States removed a gall
bladder from a patient in eastern France by remotely operating a surgical robot arm.The procedure could make it possible for a surgeon to perform an operation on a patient anywhere in the world. Doctors at the European Institute of Telesurgery in Str...
...arried out. Doctors in the United States removed a gall
bladder from a patient in eastern France by remotely operating a surgical robot arm. The procedure could make it possible for a surgeon to perform an operation on a patient anywhere in the world. Doctors at the European Institute of Telesurgery in St...
Acute Pancreatitis On The Rise Due To Alcohol Consumption
...creatitis is mainly caused // by alcohol abuse and gall
stones. It produces a sudden attack of severe uppe... Oxford, England. An increase in the occurrence of gall
stones may have also contributed to the rise, researchers note. ...
Caffeine fights Gallstones
...their coffee consumption to whether they had their gall
bladder removed. Researchers found 7,815 women had their gallbladders removed. The study also suggested that coffeee drinkers had a 25% lesser chance of gallstones than non-drinkers. Dr. Leitzman, an investigator at the National Cancer Institute sug...
Hormone therapy provides no heart benefit
... more likely to develop blood clotting problems or gall
bladder disease. HERS II suggests that hormone replacement should not be prescribed to protect those with pre-existing heart disease from further problems - and it could even be harmfu. ....
Robots craft medical history
...am of surgeons in France, assisted in removing the gall
bladder of a 68-year old woman using a remote controlled robot. This is termed as the world's// first long-distance operation in the medical history. The operation took place at the European Institute for TeleSurgery in Strasbourg. According to Jacq...
NEW ROBOTIC SURGERY ARM APPROVED BY FDA
...ice that enables a surgeon to perform laparoscopic gall
bladder and reflux disease surgery while seated at...g room in laparoscopic procedures, for example for gall
bladder disease or gastro-ensophageal reflux disease (severe heartburn). FDA clearance was based on ...