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Many times parents come rushing into my clinic with their child complaining of sever abdominal pain. Occationally its associated with vomiting and fever. On examination, it appears that the child may have some serious problem. At times it looks like its acute appendicitis – whcih is best treated by surgery. Read More :

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Appendicitis is a painful swelling of the appendix, a finger-like pouch connected to the large intestine. It's located in the lower right-hand side of the abdomen (tummy). The condition starts as a pain in the centre of the abdomen. It then travels to the lower right-hand side and gradually gets worse. Appendicitis is a medical emergency that usually requires urgent surgery to remove the append..

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Weight loss surgery, also called bariatric surgery, is used as a last resort to treat people who are dangerously obese (carrying an abnormally excessive amount of body fat). This type of surgery is available to treat people with potentially life-threatening obesity that will not respond to non-surgical treatments, such as lifestyle changes. Read More:

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After Italian surgeon introduced stapled hemorrhoidopexy in the early 90's and it has been a broadly accepted practice in Europe. This procedure avoids wounding the delicate perianal area thus reducing postoperative pain considerably. The leading stage of stapled hemorrhoidopexy is removal of irregularly swollen pileal tissue. Read More:

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A bunion is a bony deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe. This joint is known as the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. The medical name for a bunion is hallux valgus. Read More:

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Male circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin. The foreskin is the fold of skin covering the end of the penis, which can be gently pulled back. Circumcision may be performed for: - Religious reasons – circumcision is a common practice in the Jewish and Islamic faiths - Medical reasons, although alternative treatments are usually preferred to circumcision. Read More: http://dr..

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Difficulty swallowing is also called dysphagia. It is usually a sign of a problem with your throat or esophagus -the muscular tube that moves food and liquids from the back of your mouth to your stomach. Although dysphagia can happen to anyone, it is most common in older adults, babies, and people who have problems of the brain or nervous system. There are many different problems that can prevent..

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A Bartholin's cyst, also called a Bartholin's duct cyst, is a small growth just inside the opening of a woman’s vagina. Cysts are small fluid-filled sacs that are usually harmless.A Bartholin's cyst can stay small and painless and may not cause any symptoms. However, the cyst can become infected, which can cause a painful collection of pus (an abscess) in the Bartholin’s gland.Read Mor..

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MRSA is a type of bacterial infection that is resistant to a number of widely used antibiotics. This means it can be more difficult to treat than other bacterial infections. The full name of MRSA is meticillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus. You may have heard it called a superbug. Staphylococcus aureus (also known as staph) is a common type of bacteria. It is often carried on the skin, inside..

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Sushma Bagwe came with severe blood vomiting and with feeble pulse and blood pressure. An emergency upper GI scopy was performed by me as the bleeding was profuse. With all the blood in stomach it was a tricky job. I noticed that she had a tumor growing in her stomach that was heavily bleeding. This tumor did not appear like a typical stomach cancer or a peptic ulcer. Read More: http://drbcshah...

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