Tag: "radiologic" at medical news
Dental Cysts Can Cause Infections In Head And Neck
...n reoccur, patients should be followed with annual radiologic
studies. Source: Newswise...
Link between Obesity and Post-Radiotherapy Outcome in Prostate Cancer Patients
...ecurrence and/or distant metastasis) determined by radiologic
studies, biopsy, or physical examination. On analysis, risk of biochemical and clinical failure were influenced by BMI. As BMI increased, the risk of disease progression following therapy also increased. For example, men who were moderately or severe...
Enzyme Urokinase Better Option In Empyema For Kids
...ter intervention, failure rate of the procedure or radiologic
outcome at 6 months after the procedure. An important observation is that video-assisted thorascopic surgery is $2,250 or 25 percent more expensive than intrapleural urokinase at our center without including start-up costs for the provision of surg...
Authors Review Astrodome Medical Response to Hurricane Katrina
...escriptions, performed nearly 600 x-rays and other radiologic
studies, and gave more than 6,000 vaccinations. Common problems observed at the Katrina Clinic included uncontrolled high blood pressure, respiratory infections, and GI infections. Many evacuees needed treatments to control chronic diseases like di...
Does Treatment of Fibroids Guarantee Fertility ?
...e fibroid embolization (UFE), a minimally invasive radiologic
procedure that blocks the arteries that supply blood to the fibroid tumors. The procedure was done to reduce the blood flow within the patient’s uterus and the risk of hemorrhaging at the time of surgery. One month later, the patient underwent an a...
Novartis Gleevec Found Effective in Treating Gastro-intestinal Tumors
...e spread, even if the spread cannot be detected by radiologic
or laboratory tests. GPL/V...