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Repeated pain in abdomen in children due to mesentric lymphadenitis
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.

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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 appendix. If left untreated, the appendix can burst and cause potentially life-threatening infections.

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Bariatric Surgery (Gastric Bypass)
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.

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How to cure piles without much pain
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.

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Bunion Removal
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.

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