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Seventy percent of women facing mastectomy for breast cancer are not informed of their breast reconstruction options.
iRounds is a mobile and web based platform that allows for seamless patient sign out and physician communication which is secure and HIPAA compliant.
High risk pregnancy requires a team approach and the doctors and staff at Women's Health and Surgery Center OB/GYN in Stafford and Fredericksburg, have launched a program that they believe
Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a woman who was implanted with the IntePro Large Pore Polypropelene Y-Sling, manufactured by American Medical Systems.
"Popliteal cyst or Baker's cyst is now being treated with regenerative medicine at the center for regenerative medicine," according to Doctor Farshchian an orthopedic regenerative
Human Reproduction is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that concentrates on original research, clinical case studies and opinions and debates on topical issues. The journal was broken into three distinct journals in 1995, with Human Reproduction Update and Molecular Human Reproduction. Human Reproduction Update is a bimonthly review journal and Molecular Human Reproduction is a monthly journal focusing on molecular aspects of reproductive biology. Human Reproduction covers all aspects...
Mycoplasma genitalium is a small parasitic bacterium that lives on the ciliated epithelial cells of the primate genital and respiratory tracts. It is the smallest known free-living bacterium. Up until 2002 it was also considered to be the organism with the smallest genome. M. genitalium was isolated in 1980 from urethral specimens of two male patients with non-gonococcal urethritis. Infection is fairly common and can be transmitted between partners during unprotected sex. It can be treated...
Gardnerella is a genus of gram-variable-staining facultative anaerobic bacteria of which G. vaginalis is the only species. It grows as small, circular, convex, gray colonies on chocolate agar. Colistin-oxolinic acid blood agar is a selective medium for G. vaginalis. Bacterial vaginosis results in some women as a result of disruption of the normal vaginal microflora. Lactobacillus population in the vagina is responsible for the acidic environment. Prescription antibiotics with anaerobic...
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