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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
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
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 12 years experience
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 38-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 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hoffmann
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
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.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
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
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
Surgical Oncology 44 years experience
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 41-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 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 12 years experience
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 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine 39 years experience
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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
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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