Tag: "leakage" at medical news
Fibrinogen may Inhibit Spinal Cord Regeneration
...hich resulted in cellular and vascular damage, and leakage
of fibrinogen from the blood vessels. Once injured, neurons cannot be repaired because of various inhibitors that are present in the brain and the spinal cord after damage, which results in a patients paralysis. The researchers were surprised at th...
Untreatable Eye Disease Improves With Avastin
...vastin reduces abnormal blood vessel growth, stops leakage
in the eye and the patients wind up seeing better....in all cases by dramatically reducing blood vessel leakage
and resultant swelling of the macula, the major causes of irreversible vision loss in radiation reti...
Sling Surgery Better Than Burch for Treating Stress Incontinence in Women
...ercent who had a Burch were dry overall, including leakage
that could have been caused by urge incontinence. ...ic success required that women have no symptoms of leakage
during physical activities, no leakage
during a valsalva and cough stress-test, and no re-treatment ...
Ten People Taken Ill After Inhaling Methane Gas
...r 50 miners had died in a powerful blast following leakage
of methane gas in another BCCL colliery....
Shimla Faces Water Crisis
...mate, 1.5 million gallons of water are lost due to leakage
as a majority of the pipes were laid out decades ago. Most of the 450 hotels, restaurants and guesthouses meet their needs by procuring water in tankers from faraway streams as the local reservoirs have only limited supply for residential areas. ...
Inhibiting Blood to Save the Brain
... to other blood-brain barrier diseases where blood leakage
and microglia activation is present such as spinal cord injury, Alzheimer’s disease or stroke. Source-Newswie SRM...
Artificial Urethral Sphincters can Help the Elderly
...ethral sphincters could help stop persistent urine leakage
experienced by those whose prostate gland has been// removed. Researchers from the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA, tried out the new device on a group of elderly men, in the age group of 75 to 83 years and found it very effective. Tho...
Stomach Banding Surgery Effective for Adolescents
... loss benefits without the same risks.” Intestinal leakage
and bleeding, blockage of the intestines, and severe nutritional deficiency are some of the side effects associated with the bypass procedure. The gastric banding procedure places an inflatable silicon ring around the upper portion of the stomach,...
A Secret Dossier Predicts Major Changes At NHS, England
...ent of the health service has been revealed by the leakage
of a document, which predicts a crippling shortage of nurses, measly pay rises// and strikes. A copy of a secret Government memo on pay and workforce strategy reveals that 37000 posts are in danger as the Government desperately seeks to lower the N...
500 People Affected by Gas Leak Near Bhopal
...tration has started the hunt for the source of gas leakage
but most of the factories are closed today being S... the Bhopal gas tragedy, there are also reports of leakage
from a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) tanker carrying gas to make tear gas shells. The Bhopal...
Cancer risk due to Chronic Acid Reflux
... The improper closure of the esophagus results in leakage
of stomach acids into it. This leads to GERD. This is in turn associated with a disorder called Barrett’s esophagus can result in esophageal cancer. As for whether GERD is in fact a risk factor for laryngeal cancer, "definitive studies are yet to c...
Compulsory Rural Stint for Doctors: Ramadoss
...were being taken in view of reports of large-scale leakage
of funds meant for public health programmes. Some of the other changes proposed by the health ministry include giving more financial incentives to the accredited social health workers or ASHAS to motivate pregnant women to seek medical check-ups an...
Bladder Control following Weight loss in women with Prediabetes
... these lifestyle changes.” Stress incontinence— leakage
of small amounts of urine during physical movement...ss of weight did not alleviate urge incontinence — leakage
of urine at unexpected times. This is because urge incontinence is more closely linked to overactive...
Drug Denial may Leave Several Thousands Blind
...eye can cause a proliferation of blood vessels and leakage
of fluids. These are the characteristics of wet AMD. Macugen targets this particular protein. A course of three injections when given over 18-weeks, costs ￡1,542.According to Steve Winyard, head of research for the Royal National Institute for the ...
New Procedure Helps Stop Urinary Incontinence
...ons and hormone deficiencies—all of which can make leakage
worse,” says Andrew Sambell, M.D., a urologist on the medical staff at Baylor Waxahachie. But these methods aren’t effective for some women. For them, surgery may be the solution. Baylor Waxahachie is offering a new surgical procedure called tensi...
Complex Surgery Performed on Eight-Month-Old Egyptian Girl
...s in the upper and lower chambers of the heart and leakage
in the valves, Madhu Sankar, a heart surgeon of the hospital, told reporters here today. The gril underwent an open heart surgery on July 18 that was performed by a team of cardio-thoracic surgeons headed by specialist K M Cherian, he said. 'During...
Weight Loss Surgeries Often Accompained by Several Complications
...ted in the emergency room. Complications such as leakage
problems were reported at the site of the connection between the stomach and the intestine. Medical bills for those with complications ran into an average of $36,500, compared with around $25,000 for those with no complications. Those re-admitted...
Latest Drug for AMD, Beyond The Reach Of Common Man
...rsible retina damage but prevents the blood-vessel leakage
in the back of the eye that causes damage. The patients suffer from distorted, wavy vision, and eventually a gap in the center of their vision. In the trails session itself Lucentis was found to have improved the patient’s eyesight by at least three...
Six Held For Selling Fake Question Papers
... year, C P Govila told reporters that there was no leakage
of question papers. The pattern of question papers was changed this year and the seized question papers were in old pattern, Govila said. He said there were 86,000 applicants for the CPMT examinations this year. Source: PTI News...
Medical Boon in the Form of a Biofriendly Capsule
...id capsules but to their astonishment there was no leakage
and the lipids proved stable against further fusion. This biologically friendly capsule delivery vehicle is a great advancement in the field of science. Granick said that chemical reactions can be performed within individual isolated capsules. The...