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2014-09-11 23:04:03

Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys announces they are now reviewing class action lawsuits for women who were diagnosed with uterine or endometrial cancer after having a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy to remove fibroids using a power morcellator device. U.S.A. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Power morcellator devices used during a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy have been reported to allegedly increase the risk of spreading undetected uterine cancer cells throughout the abdominopelvic...

2014-09-11 16:27:55

Study shows parents choose less expensive surgery when given price information upfront SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer price comparison is almost nonexistent in the U.S. health care system, but a new study shows that given the choice between a less costly "open" operation or a pricier laparoscopy for their children's appendicitis, parents were almost twice as likely to choose the open procedure - when they were aware of the cost difference....

2014-09-05 16:23:04

Conference call to be conducted same day at 4:30 pm ET FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Misonix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSON), an international surgical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative therapeutic ultrasonic products for spine surgery, skull-based surgery, neurosurgery, wound debridement, cosmetic surgery, laparoscopic surgery and other surgical applications, announced today that it will report financial results for the fourth quarter and...

2014-09-02 23:05:53

The New York law firm Rudolph F.X. Migliore, P. C. discusses new studies related to surgical morcellator devices, commonly used during hysterectomy, kidney and spleen surgeries and the alleged possible link between developing cancer after undergoing a laparoscopic surgical procedure with a morcellator device. New York (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Based on new studies, concerns over Surgical Morcellator devices, commonly used during hysterectomy, kidney and spleen surgeries, have continued...

2014-08-29 12:25:05

NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As power morcellator lawsuit (http://www.gynecaremorcellatorlawsuit.com/) filings continue to mount in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that one medical device manufacturer is taking issue with a doctor who is working to have uterine morcellation banned in the U.S. According to a report from The Cancer Letter, the Karl Storz Group has sent a letter to Dr. Hooman Noorchashm threatening him with legal action if he does not end his...

2014-08-27 12:25:56

NORWALK, Conn., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that OBGYN.net, the leading online community for women's health professionals, continues its close coverage of how the health care community is responding to the identified risks of power morcellation and how these decisions will impact Ob/Gyns and their patients. Power morcellation allows gynecologists to divide larger tissues and structures and remove them through laparoscopic ports, eliminating the need for an open...

2014-08-26 08:30:14

MONTREAL, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For several decades, Montreal and Quebec have been at the forefront of weight loss surgery. The Palais des Congres will host the 19(th) World Congress of the International Federation for Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic disorders, August 26-30(th), 2014. More than 2000 international surgeons coming from 78 countries will exchange the latest findings on new technologies, as well as assist in nearly 50 live surgical interventions from around the...

2014-08-22 16:23:07

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MC Medical, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation (MCM), and Minimally Invasive Devices Inc. (MID), a Columbus, OH medical device company, have formally agreed to an exclusive partnership to distribute the FloShield laparoscopic and robotic visualization system in Japan. It is anticipated that FloShield will be approved for sale in Japan in the latter half of 2015. MCM has a long-time experience and an extensive product portfolio in...

2014-08-21 23:04:09

National pharmaceutical and medical device law firm provides confidential case review to persons who were diagnosed with cancer following morcellator surgery. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Onder Law Firm, nationally-renowned for its superior work in family and product liability law, announces the launch of a new Morcellator Cancer Lawsuit Center website. The website provides comprehensive information on morcellator surgery lawsuits for cancer claims, including detailed...

2014-08-21 23:00:41

The hospital is acquiring the Olympus Endoalpha Universal surgical imaging platform that works seamlessly across multiple specialties to provide easier data management while delivering quality patient care. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Florida Hospital Zephyrhills is the first hospital in Pasco County and one of the only in the Tampa Bay area to offer a fully-integrated HD operating room using the Olympus Endoalpha Universal Platform for surgical endoscopy. The technology works across all...


Latest Laparoscopic surgery Reference Libraries

General Surgery
2013-04-30 10:15:33

General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...

Laparoscopy
2013-03-04 09:24:55

A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....

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