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What exactly is a thoracab procedure?

What exactly is a thoracab procedure?

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 the operation is down through there. For more information please see: http://www.Uchospitals.Edu/specialties/heart/services/coronary-artery-disease/bypass/thoracab.Html. ...Read more

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How exactly does the body dispose of the fat cells that are "frozen" during the CoolSculpting cosmetic procedure?

How exactly does the body dispose of the fat cells that are "frozen" during the CoolSculpting cosmetic procedure?

Frozen fat cells: 38 F: How exactly does the body dispose of the fat cells that are "frozen" during the CoolSculpting cosmetic procedure? ANS: detailed answer is very long. Go to wikipedia and read Cell Death. Short answer is freezing ruptures cells and they die and other cells move in and clean up the mess. ...Read more

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Is this laser liposculpture a painful procedure? I'm considering laser liposculpture. I researched that it would require a very small incision and the laser would liquefy the fat before it is removed. How exactly will the laser liquefy the fat in my body?

Is this laser liposculpture a painful procedure? I'm considering laser liposculpture. I researched that it would require a very small incision and the laser would liquefy the fat before it is removed. How exactly will the laser liquefy the fat in my body?

Not usually: Liposuction can be done under local or general anesthesia. The recovery is usually very quick. I often perform laser liposculpture under local anesthesia, and it is quite tolerable. Patients are awake and talk to me during surgery. http://www.dassmd.com/liposuction/index.html. ...Read more

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What exactly is the skin grafting procedure?

What exactly is the skin grafting procedure?

Moving skin: The most common is "split thickness skin grafting" a thin layer of skin is shaved from an area usually the thigh and used to heal another area which is needing skin. There are a lot of variations including "full thickness skin grafting" which moves the whole thickness of the skin for a different result. ...Read more

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Composite filling: how is the procedure done exactly?

Composite filling: how is the procedure done exactly?

Composite filling: 1. A drill or laser is used to remove the decayed part of the tooth. 2. The soft composite is placed to cover the cavity. 3. A white light is used to harden the composite. 4. The bill is sent to you or to your insurance. ...Read more

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What exactly is the procedure for getting tested for rheumatoid arthritis?

What exactly is the procedure for getting tested for rheumatoid arthritis?

See your provider: Your primary provider can examine you and oreder the blood test. Alternatively you could see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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I currently need a root canal on my front tooth. What exactly will i go through during the procedure?

I currently need a root canal on my front tooth. What exactly will i go through during the procedure?

You tube . . . .: . . . . Would be a great place to see specifically how it is done. Here it is in a nutshell; you will be anesthetized, you will have a rubber dam placed on the tooth, there will be drilling, there will be cleaning of the inside of the tooth (the pulp), they will fill/seal the canal and then you will have a filling to close up the hole that will be drilled into your tooth. Good luck! ...Read more

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Who performs a cranioplasty procedure?I've heard a neurosurgeon or cranial facial surgeon does them. I just want to make sure who exactly.

Who performs a cranioplasty procedure?I've heard a neurosurgeon or cranial facial surgeon does them. I just want to make sure who exactly.

Sometimes both: Cranioplasty is a surgical repair of a defect or deformity of a skull. The types of cranioplasty repair depend on the location, the type of injury leading to the defect and size of defect and overlying skin defect. When there more than the calvarium (also known as "skull cap") involved, then a craniofacial surgeon may be needed to help with reconstruction. ...Read more