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2013-03-12 04:21:12

LIVERMORE, Calif., March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Halt Medical, Inc. announced that Dr. Jay M. Berman, M.D., FACOG, has performed the first commercial Acessa Procedure in the United States. The procedure is used for the treatment of uterine fibroids. Dr. Berman performed the procedure at the Berry Surgery Center in Farmington Hills, MI, an outpatient facility affiliated with the Detroit Medical Center's DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital. "We are extremely happy that Dr. Berman, the Wayne State...

2013-03-06 23:02:03

A common result of hysterectomy is vaginal vault prolapse, especially if the cervix was taken with the uterus at the time of surgery. Women´s Excellence in Bladder Control offers a supra-cervical hysterectomy option with sacral colpopexy which prevents the occurrence of vaginal vault prolapse and also offers a similar treatment option for those women who have already had their hysterectomy in which the cervix was taken and resulted in a subsequent vaginal vault prolapse. Oakland County,...

2013-03-06 04:22:42

ALBANY, New York, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As per the new market report published by Transparency Market Research ( http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) "Gynecological Devices Market (Surgical Devices, Endometrial Ablation Devices, Female Sterilization and Contraception Devices, Vaginal Speculum, Tenaculum, Biopsy Forceps, Diagnostic Imaging Systems and Gynecological Chairs) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the...

2013-03-01 23:20:11

Bernstein Liebhard LLP is currently investigating da Vinci robot lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered organ perforations, lacerations, blood vessel tears, surgical burns and other alleged da Vinci Surgery complications. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 01, 2013 Federal regulators are seeking data regarding the da Vinci Surgical System, amid an increase in reports of da Vinci Surgery robot complications, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to Bloomberg.com, the U.S. Food...

March Is Endometriosis Awareness Month
2013-02-22 19:34:33

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online March may be known as the month of St. Patrick´s Day and the luck of the Irish, but it also has important health awareness days, as well. In particular, during the month, there is increased awareness and promotion about endometriosis. Here are a few tidbits about endometriosis to clarify what the disease is all about. What is endometriosis? Often stigmatized as merely “killer cramps,” endometriosis is a...

2013-02-20 10:32:57

Between 2007 and 2010, the use of robotically-assisted hysterectomy for benign gynecologic disorders increased substantially, although, when compared with laparoscopic hysterectomy, the robotic procedure appears to offer little short-term benefit and is accompanied by significantly greater costs, according to a study appearing in the February 20 issue of JAMA. "Hysterectomy for benign gynecologic disease is one of the most commonly performed procedures for women. Overall, 1 in 9 women in...

2013-02-18 23:03:31

The law firm of Heygood, Orr & Pearson is announcing the launch of its new website, Mirena IUD Lawsuits Help. According to warnings by the FDA and Health Canada, women who use a Mirena IUD may be at risk of suffering severe and potentially life-threatening complications; Mirena lawsuits have already been filed by numerous women who were injured or suffered other complications after using the birth control device. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 The law firm of Heygood, Orr &...

2013-02-13 23:04:26

Many women suffer from pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and subsequent urinary incontinence and painful sexual intercourse, dyspareunia. Women´s Excellence in Bladder Control offers a variety of minimally invasive solutions to most POP problems. Ortonville, MI (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Urinary incontinence (UI), the unwanted leakage of urine, and dyspareunia, pain sexual intercourse, are often symptoms of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in women. Pelvic organ prolapse is easily identified and...

2013-02-11 04:20:39

LIVERMORE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Halt Medical, Inc. announced today that on January 18, 2013, COFEPRIS, a division within the Mexican Ministry of Health (Secretaria de Salud) responsible for medical device oversight, issued registration for the Acessa System to treat symptomatic uterine fibroids. "Mexico is the second largest market for medical devices in Latin America," said Jeffrey Cohen, Halt's Chief Executive Officer. "We are very excited to have the opportunity to expand...

2013-02-08 23:04:00

Urinary Incontinence (UI), the unwanted leakage of urine, in women is commonly a result of pelvic organ prolapse (POP). The specialists at Women´s Excellence in Bladder Control provide accurate diagnosis of POP and offer a variety of minimally invasive procedures to correct POP and end UI. Waterford, MI (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 Childbearing and the aging process can cause pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in women and subsequent urinary incontinence (UI). Urinary Incontinence (UI) is a...