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I was wondering what are the instruments used in antrostomy lavage bilateral operation?

I was wondering what are the instruments used in antrostomy lavage bilateral operation?

Here are some...: Surgery is always considered the last resort of healthcare. Likewise, antrostomy is done under direct vision with magnifying scope? With current available very fine instruments to secure open drainage of sinus. More details for such particular surgery should be referred to the attending surgeon directly since the availability of equipments and professional proficiency may widely vary. ...Read more

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What are the instruments used in an antrostomy lavage bilateral operation?

What are the instruments used in an antrostomy lavage bilateral operation?

Several: To access the maxillary sinus, drills, rongeurs- biting devices, cautery, and irrigation devices ...Read more

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How much is a maxillary antrostomy?

How much is a maxillary antrostomy?

Good question,: Because it depends more upon locality, doctors, and hospital, than complexity and length of your operation or your medical condition. The price includes facility, equipment, supplies, as well as surgeon, anesthesia, supply, lab, and medications costs, plus a reasonable profit. I advise that you shop around for best deal among competent surgeons. ...Read more

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What amount is a maxillary antrostomy?

What amount is a maxillary antrostomy?

Not amount: This is the term for opening the natural opening between your maxillary sinus and your nose. There is no amount to it, it is used to treat chronic sinusitis usually by and Otorhinolaryngologist (ENT). ...Read more

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Why should someone have sinuplasty and antrostomy surgery?

Why should someone have sinuplasty and antrostomy surgery?

Unresolved sinusitis: Sinusitis that does not resolve with non -surgical treatment. See ENT doc for this treatment. ...Read more

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Why is my eye hurting after a meatal antrostomy?

Why is my eye hurting after a meatal antrostomy?

FLUID IN ANTRUM: When a meatal antrostomy is performed to drain this particular facial sinus, if an open procedure, the mucosal lining is removed and then fluid fills sinus under pressure. To prevent this a skin graft in placed into the sinus to re epithelialize it and prevent a large fluid build up. When the meatal procedure is performed open, no graft to line sinus and as such extra fluid forms ...Read more

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Why would they be offering me sinusplasty and antrostomy surgery for the sinus?

Why would they be offering me sinusplasty and antrostomy surgery for the sinus?

Sinuplasty: Hello. Sinuplasty is one way to open the sinuses or another term for this is to perform an antrostomy. The reason is a narrowing or blockage. This would be determined after a CT scan was performed. I review every scan with my patients prior to discussing surgical options. Make sure you feel comfortable about the procedure before signing informed consent. ...Read more

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Why would doctor be offering me sinusplasty and antrostomy surgery for the sinus?

Why would doctor be offering me sinusplasty and antrostomy surgery for the sinus?

Failed medical Rx: These procedures are usually indicated for failed medical or conservative treatments. ...Read more

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2 months after sinusotomy, antrostomy, turbinoplasty and setoplasty, I caught a cold from someone. Will this make my sinusitis reoccur?

2 months after sinusotomy, antrostomy, turbinoplasty and setoplasty, I caught a cold from someone. Will this make my sinusitis reoccur?

Sinusitis: The surgeries you had are designed to improve sinus drainage and improve nasal airway not prevent sinus infection. You may get sinus infection again but will drain easier and develop less complications. ...Read more

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When is it safe to fly after maxillary Antrostomy surgery?

Plan: Give yourself 2-3 weeks minimum recovery time, please. Should be no swelling around to be safe. ...Read more

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Please explain why is my eye hurting like mad after meatal antrostomy? Anyone can help?

Please explain why is my eye hurting like mad after meatal antrostomy? Anyone can help?

People with: Sinusitis will get pain in the eye, due to poor drainage of lacremal fluid, you have middle meatal maxillary sinus drainage was done, no direct relation, swelling in the nasal cavity may be causing, speak to your surgeon, could be unrelated ...Read more

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What instruments are used for ganglionectomy?

What instruments are used for ganglionectomy?

Get the ganglion out: I guess that would depend on the location of the ganglion. I use a scalpel, blade, tissue forceps, retractors, cautery, scissors and needle holder. ...Read more

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What are the typical instruments used in the delivery room?

What are the typical instruments used in the delivery room?

Vaginal, none: Usually natural vaginal deliveries require no instruments. Some monitoring equipment may be placed on your belly or the baby's scalp to follow his heart rate. ...Read more

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What assessment instruments can be used on a person with signs of aspies?

What assessment instruments can be used on a person with signs of aspies?

Aspergers: Watch this show on testing and aspergers. It may help. Http://youtu. Be/g7ke5d_115e. ...Read more

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How likely is it to contract HIV through a very small scratch, if you get scratched by a used instrument?

How likely is it to contract HIV through a very small scratch, if you get scratched by a used instrument?

Basically zero: I doubt anyone would say this justifies HIV prophylaxis. There's data on punctures and jabs, but nobody's connected HIV transmission to a scratch. Is the instrument itself coated fresh blood? The virus is wimpy and won't survive otherwise. If you are obsessed with the idea that you may have contracted hiv, you deserve to get a nucleic acid assay to be sure. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the instruments, equipments & other supplies used during mastectomy?

I was wondering what are the instruments, equipments & other supplies used during mastectomy?

Many: This is a rather broad question. There are many instruments such as scalpel, scissors, forceps, clamps, needle holders, retractors plus sponges, needles, sutures, etc. Cautery, sequential stockings, monitoring and anesthesia equipment are also needed. Other supplies are needed such as disinfectant, sterile drapes, gowns and gloves. Certain specializes equipment may be needed based on the procedure. ...Read more

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What are tracheotomy instruments?

What are tracheotomy instruments?

Knife, dilator: It doesn't take much. A skin incision, a dilator to open the trachea and an airway (or tube) to put in the trachea hole ...Read more

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How can playing an instrument affect someone's social health?

Playing music: Playing an instrument in a band or orchestra is a great way to increase both personal self-expression and socialization, creating music with others, sharing the experience and sense of accomplishment. ...Read more

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Can you give me a list of embalming instruments and their uses?

Not a health issue: Please consult the nearest institute of mortuary sciences or do a Google search. ...Read more

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M58, how accurate is A1c test, because my A1c is 5.8% but my home instrument gives fasting 115 to 150 depending on the diet I take night before? Advise

M58, how accurate is A1c test, because my A1c is 5.8% but my home instrument gives fasting 115 to 150 depending on the diet I take night before? Advise

A1C is accurate: However it measures average serum glucose over a 3 month period. An A1C of 5.8% equals an average glucose of about 115-120. Your meter may not be far off. ...Read more

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Ur the instruments of god to help the people's to answer all their problems... Take and God will always give long life and more blessing to come to ur family's?

Ur the instruments of god to help the people's to answer all their problems... Take and God will always give long life and more blessing to come to ur family's?

Thank you: I believe we are all in this world to help one another along and here at HT we simply try to do that. Your attitude helps us along as well. The very best to you. ...Read more

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What are the steps and instruments for open cholecystectomy?

What are the steps and instruments for open cholecystectomy?

Several: Preop evaluation of indications, risks, associated issues- jaundice or common duct issues.
Anesthesia eval, for general, epidural etc.
Surgical items- like prior abdominal, surgery or conditions.
Instruments are to make incision, hold tissue out of the way and to dissect and remove gallbladder and close off feeding artery and cystic duct, and or to explore common duct.
Achieve hemo stasis and close. ...Read more

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What instruments are used to perform a chorionic villi sampling?

What instruments are used to perform a chorionic villi sampling?

Ultrasound: Ultrasound is used to assess the anatomy of the fetus and placenta. This allows directed placement of the biopsy needle to get a speciman. This is usually done under local anesthesia. ...Read more

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What is the name of the instrument used in dentistry for polishing teeth?

What is the name of the instrument used in dentistry for polishing teeth?

Prophy cup: Common practice in a dental office during teeth cleaning is to use a prophy cup—a small motorized rubber cup—along with an abrasive polishing compound. ...Read more

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How can I lose arm fat without using gym instruments?

How can I lose arm fat without using gym instruments?

Arm fat: lose weight
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Get it.
Read it.
Use it. ...Read more

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Why do they put tennis balls on some instruments and toothbrushes?

Why do they put tennis balls on some instruments and toothbrushes?

Ergonomics: Tennis balls, sponges, silicone handles, and other contraptions are used to increase the grip size of a tooth brush. These types of aides are designed to help those who otherwise are unable to hold a thin-handled brush. The elderly or anyone suffering from severe arthritis can typically benefit from such modifications. ...Read more

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Does playing a brass instrument like a trumpet or trombone puff your cheeks or make them bigger?

NO, but...: You constantly use your cheeks and facial muscles to play those instruments, but just like playing the drums does not make your fingers that hold the sticks bigger, your cheeks have natural stretching ability just as when you blow out the candles on your cake, and they will return to their normal size when done. ...Read more

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How would I know if im ovulating or not? Without any kind of testing instrument how would I know it? Please tell me so I can conceive

How would I know if im ovulating or not? Without any kind of testing instrument how would I know it? Please tell me so I can conceive

Regular cycles?: If one has regular menstrual cycles, use of an ovulation predictor kit (over-the-counter) may be helpful in identifying timing of ovulation.

If one does not have regular menstrual cycles or unable to identify ovulation with use of ovulation predictor kit, seek gyn consultation to assess ovulatory status as possible that may not be ovulating regularly. ...Read more

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