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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
May be mild: Hycosy , is hysterogram with sonogram non iodine contrast will given will give same tesults as regular hysterogram with out radiation and no iod ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Radio frequency: Ablation (rfa) is the process normally used to burn nerves that are causing pain. Rfa is often used around certain nerves outside of the vertebral col ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Operation for bunion: Surgery to make foot narrower by shaving bone on outer part of bunions. Indicated cosmetically plus functionally if subjects, usually women, have foot ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hoffmann
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
A biopsy: A biopsy is a procedure to remove a small piece of tissue that is then examined by a pathologist to come up with a diagnosis.
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Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Smoothing of joint.: Usually done thru a scope & using various types of equipment, the articular cartilages of the knee r smoothed to remove any of the damaged surface. Th ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
Same thing: A whipple procedure (pancreaticoduodenectomy) removes the head of the pancreas, the lower bile duct, gallbladder, and usually part of the stomach (and ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Marsupialization: Marsupialization means uncovering the skin covering the cyst and open it to heal from the periphery of the cyst.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Complex surgery: Performed to treat malignant tumors on the head of the pancreas involving common bile duct, papilla, duodenum near the pancreas, and/or pancreatitis. ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience Family Medicine
Stem cell therapy?: I am certainly not an expert in this area but I am guessing that's what you are referring to.I dont think that this is not being done routinely on hum ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
22 years experience Cardiology
Minimally invasive: This is another name for minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery, where the heart is access through the intercostal (between the ribs) space and th ... Read More
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