Surgery

Severe road traffic accident

Patient came with severe road traffic accident and mandibular fracture with facial trauma mandibular plating was done and soft tissue repair done at bhachau , Gujarat,india by Dr.ketan pandya  

Surgery

Accidentally injured by a heavy trolley

A worker in a cement factory was accidently injured by a heavy trolley running over his foot. He was managed by amputation of all the devascularised toes, followed by coverage with a free latissimus dorsi flap. The last photo shows the foot 3 months after surgery.

cancer

Massive retroperitoneal tumor!

Massive retroperitoneal tumor! This patient constantly felt pressure in abdominal cavity for the last 2 months, he didn’t experience any other symptoms. CT scan and ultrasound showed multilocular intraabdominal mass while the tumor markers were in the normal range. Three weeks ago laparoscopic exploration showed central tumor mass without metastatic …

What is Epispadias? Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Surgery

What is Epispadias? Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

What is Epispadias? Epispadias is a rare congenital (present at birth) abnormality that involves the opening of the urethra (the tube from which urine exit the bladder). In boys with epispadias, the urethra opens in top of the penis rather than the tip. The space between this opening and tip …

TURP Procedure: Risk and Alternative
Surgery

TURP Procedure: Risk and Alternative

Overview A transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is a surgical procedure that involves cutting away a section of the prostate. The prostate is a small gland in the pelvis only found in men. It’s located between the penis and bladder, and surrounds the urethra (the tube that carries urine …

Everything you need to know about Carpal tunnel syndrome
Surgery

Everything you need to know about Carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is pressure on a nerve in your wrist. It causes tingling, numbness and pain in your hand and fingers. You can often treat it yourself, but it can take months to get better. Check if you have carpal tunnel syndrome The symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) …

Everything You Need to Know About Appendicitis
Surgery

Everything You Need to Know About Appendicitis

Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix. It may be acute or chronic. In the United States, appendicitis is the most common cause of abdominal pain resulting in surgery. About 5 percent of Americans will experience appendicitis at some point in their lives. Appendicitis can happen at any time, but it occurs most often between the …

Baby born with heart outside chest survives rare surgeries, first in UK
Medicine

Baby born with heart outside chest survives rare surgeries, first in UK

A British baby born with her heart outside her body is recovering from her third surgery at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester. Vanellope Hope Wilkins, who was delivered three weeks ago by caesarean section, was born with the extremely rare condition ectopia cordis, the BBC reported. Within 50 minutes of birth, …

UK surgeon pleads guilty of branding patients' livers with his initials
Doctors

UK surgeon pleads guilty of branding patients’ livers with his initials

A British surgeon has pleaded guilty to marking his initials on the livers of two patients with a laser beam during transplant operations. The renowned liver, spleen and pancreas surgeon, Simon Bramhall, 53, committed the offences at Birmingham’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital in February and August 2013. He was suspended later …