Tag: "perforations" at medical news
Massive Recall of Magnetic Toys in US
...orn on the child’s tongue, two cases of intestinal perforations
after children swallowed complete components of building sets containing magnets, one aspiration of a loose magnet, and one perforation of the nasal wall from nose jewelry. At least 1,500 incidents of magnets separating from the building pieces hav...
Keep Kids Away from Magnetic Toys
...t sections of the bowel resulting in obstructions, perforations
and sepsis - a life-threatening infection of the blood, UPI news wire quoted a report by the Centre for Disease Control in Atlanta. Radiological examinations cannot help doctors verify whether objects in the bowel are magnets or are trapped tissue,...
Topical Quinolone effective in controlling eardrum perforations
...dministration of Quinolone antibiotics for eardrum perforations
has been found to be more effective in treating the disease than the use of systemic antibiotics//. Dr. Carolyn Macfadyen, Research Associate, International Health Research Group in the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK has reported in a revi...
Salt-Water Pools Good for the Health
... second community had skin infections. Figures for perforations
of the eardrum fell to 13 percent and 18 percent, respectively....