There are a lot of tumor types that are well known and which are (relatively) easily operated at any surgical clinic. Our board decided to delve deeper into the subject of the lesser known tumors. As it turned out during the surgeons and equipment assessment, some of these were so obscure and rare, that we were not ready to operate those at that moment.
How Important Are Yearly Examinations?
The yearly physical exam is a critical part of keeping your health intact. Surprisingly, though, there are no absolutes in a routine physical examination. A good surgeon may be thorough or brief, but he or she will spend time listening to your concerns and providing counseling for your particular needs.
The Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease
While kids are not known for following and upholding a strict set of rules on their personal hygiene, another thing which they’ve always been known for is getting dirty. This in turn can be a cause of the Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease…
How Common the Pinkeye Infection Is?
Child diseases which affect the vision should be tracked especially closely and be on any parent’s watch list… The pinkeye, which is one of these, features distinct symptoms, such as tearing, redness, itching, and crusty eyelashes are all signs of conjunctivitis, commonly called pinkeye. The thing is most typically caused by the same viruses as the…
Decoding the Rotavirus?
Unlike the other few viruses we’ve been describing this week, which all were all but almost harmless, the rotavirus is actually known as the big baddie in the world of pediatric medicine. It’s a not very well-known fact, that preceding the introduction of an effective vaccine, rotavirus was the top cause of diarrhea-related fatalities among the young children aged 0 to 6 in the US.