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When should tonsillectomy? – VnExpress

Tonsillectomy may be indicated when a person has 4-7 or more tonsil infections in a year. The tonsils are two small glands located at the back of the throat. The tonsils contain white blood cells to help fight infection, but sometimes the tonsils themselves become infected. Tonsillitis causes swelling and causes a sore throat. Frequent […]

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Tumor nearly 15 kg in the abdomen of the old woman

HanoiFemale patient, 71 years old, admitted to Military Central Hospital 108 with a rare 15 kg ovarian capillary tumor, as big as a 9-month pregnant belly. The patient said that, from September 2021, she saw an increase in abdominal distension but did not receive treatment. Recently, her belly grew rapidly, it was difficult to breathe […]

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Note when cutting hemorrhoids surgery – VnExpress

Depending on the type of internal hemorrhoid or external hemorrhoid, the doctor will consider the appropriate method such as sclerotherapy, hemorrhoidectomy, etc. I have internal hemorrhoids but I don’t know if it’s different from external hemorrhoids. I plan to cut hemorrhoids, have learned about the popular method of cutting hemorrhoids longo but I am not […]

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Bladder cancer detected after difficulty urinating

Quang NinhA 68-year-old man, with painful urination, difficulty urinating with blood clots, went to the emergency room to find bladder cancer metastasis to pelvic lymph nodes. Doctor Nguyen Van Dung – Head of Oncology Department 1, Bai Chay Hospital, on August 5, said that the patient had a history of diabetes and had laparoscopic surgery […]

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Fat tumor need surgery?

There was a protruding mass of flesh on my collarbone, I went to the examination and was diagnosed with multiple symmetrical fat tumors, asked the doctor, is the disease dangerous, do I need surgery? (Tam, 52 years old) Reply: “Multiple Symmetric Lipomatosis”, also known as Madelung’s disease, is also called “Benign Symmetrical Lipomatosis”. The disease […]

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World’s first two-arm and shoulder transplant

French doctors performed unprecedented hand and shoulder transplant surgery for a 48-year-old Irish man. Mr. Guðmundur Felix Grétarsson, who underwent more than 14 hours of arm and shoulder transplant surgery at Adouard Harriot Hospital in Lyon, on January 6. It was the first surgery in the world to include a hand and shoulder transplant. Grétarsson […]