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See below: In surgery, percutaneous pertains to any medical procedure where access to inner organs or other tissue is done via needle-puncture of the skin, rathe ... Read More

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Dr. Richard Zimon
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It is: a semi-invasive treatment for coronary artery narrowings of certain kinds and locations..A baloon dilates the artery and a stent (small tube) keeps it ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Kuitems
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Different: A discogram is done an x-ray to procedure to diagnose and evaluate the Diskit a discectomy is to remove part of it
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Several: Bile may leak out of the bile ducts, infection an bleeding are the most common.
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Dr. Creighton Wright
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Relatively safe: Not healthy? Not done without significant disease and trouble! Usually done because of illness, risk factors, or timing of cholecystectomy.
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Dr. Clarence Grim
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Drainage kidney ston: go back to the percutaneous lithotripter now.
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Dr. George Klauber
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Via tube in kidney: Placement of nephrostomy tube through flank into kidney. Then passing a nephroscope (operating telescope for kidneys) through nephrostomy tube and bre ... Read More
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Dr. George Klauber
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PCNL: Minimally invasive surgery for removal of large kidney stone/s. Nephrostomy tube (catheter) is placed in kidney thru skin in back or flank, either und ... Read More
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Dr. Terence Chapman
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See list: Bleeding infection (sepsis) damage to internal organs lung collapse/fluid in chest cavity loss of kidney.
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Dr. George Klauber
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Via tube in kidney: Placement of nephrostomy tube through flank into kidney. Then passing a nephroscope (operating telescope for kidneys) through nephrostomy tube and bre ... Read More
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