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is procedure a surgery

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
18 years experience Family Medicine
Same: A procedure can describe a type of surgery, albeit a minor surgery.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ken Yonemura
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Torticollis: If you are considering surgery, i would assume that you are not responding or have had adverse reactions to the use of Botox injections. Surgical tre ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
24 years experience General Surgery
Anterior shoulder: It is minimally invasive procedure for anterior dislocation of shoulder. Hope this helps.
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Dr. Theodore Shybut
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Shoulder repair: Bankart surgery is a repair of the anterior inferior shoulder capsule and labrum--the structures that stabilize the shoulder against dislocation in t ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
For what?: What surgical procedure is being considered? For what problem? Please ask again and clarify! There's a 150 character limit for your question, includi ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Transgendered: First, congratulations on being at a place where you can reach out and ask for help. Gender reassignment surgery is not the first step in this proces ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Ask: Ask the surgeon the facility's policy. You are not paying for a specific surgeon, you are paying the facility to have a good and successful surgical p ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
What kind of surgery: Getting safer.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Einbecker
36 years experience Hand Surgery
Release of a sheath: You are releasing the first dorsal extensor compartment which holds the extensor pollicis brevis and abductor pollisis longus tendons.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
22 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Complicated: This is a very complicated topic to even start covering here.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
The trochlea: is located at the end of the femur (long bone of the thigh) and is the groove where the patella (knee cap) moves when the knee is flexed. There may be ... Read More
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