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Cartilage To Reconstruct Nose Grown By Scientists

Cartilage To Reconstruct Nose Grown By Scientists

University of Basel Scientists at the University of Basel report first ever successful nose reconstruction surgery using cartilage grown in the laboratory. Cartilage cells were extracted from the patient's nasal septum, multiplied and expanded...

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2014-04-21 08:25:45

Presentations to Review Findings from Leading Cardiologists MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioFocus, Inc., developer of the HeartLight® Endoscopic Ablation System for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF), today announced that leading cardiologists across Germany will gather to discuss clinical experiences with the HeartLight System and its role in the treatment of advanced AF on April 23, as part of the program for the 80(th) Annual Meeting of the German...

2014-04-20 23:02:22

Dr. Susan Goldfarb now offers an advanced form of gum disease treatment, the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®), to her patients in Hackensack, NJ. This minimally invasive laser gum surgery removes periodontal disease and helps prevent health complications associated with the condition, from tooth loss to chronic illnesses. Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) April 20, 2014 Dr. Susan Goldfarb has expanded her dental services to offer a new form of gum disease treatment to patients...

2014-04-18 23:06:22

Miami Plastic Surgery Leaders - ARC Plastic Surgery, have announced their Spring 2014 Xeomin promotion. Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Fine facial lines and wrinkles are the first signs of aging. Known as Xeomin, this new cosmetic wrinkle treatment has been introduced as a fast-acting injected medication to treat age-showing wrinkles. Plastic surgery center ARC Plastic Surgery, known for having the best rhinoplasty surgeon in Miami, has announced their 2014 Spring promotion offering...

2014-04-18 23:03:00

Dr. Moyer invites patients to Evening Aesthetics and unveils redesigned Website; puts focus on skin rejuvenation. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Hunter Moyer is hosting Evening Aesthetics at his office in Cumming, from 5pm to 8pm on Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014. The event will compliment the launch of his newly redesigned website and serve as the opening announcement of a new skin therapy. During the event, Dr. Moyer will...

2014-04-18 11:27:46

Weight gain in children after they have their tonsils removed (adenotonsillectomy) occurs primarily in children who are smaller and younger at the time of the surgery, and weight gain was not linked with increased rates of obesity. About 500,000 children in the United States have their tonsils removed each year. The childhood obesity rate prompted reevaluation of the question of weight gain after adenotonsillectomy. The authors reviewed medical records and the final study consisted of...

2014-04-18 08:22:00

SAUSALITO, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanovas Inc. (www.sanovas.com), a Life Sciences Accelerator developing and commercializing next-generation micro-invasive diagnostics, devices and drug delivery technologies, announced today that it has been awarded U.S. Patent No. 8,696,621 for its Resector Balloon System for removing undesirable biological material, such as tumors, within bodily cavities without using a shaving mechanism of action. This is the second issued patent...

2014-04-18 00:21:04

Dr. Michael Feiz has helped countless patients abandon the destructive but familiar habits of the past LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unfortunately, we sometimes grow used to the things we would most like to change in our lives. In regards to permanent weight loss, obtaining a lap band or gastric sleeve surgery in Beverly Hills with noted surgeon Michael Feiz, MD, FACS can help a patient abandon old and detrimental habits. For every glowing weight loss surgery...

2014-04-17 23:13:57

Facelift Without Surgery is a 60-page e-book that helps both men and women look younger naturally. A review on the website facelift-without-surgery.biz reveals what users can gain from this e-book. (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Facelift Without Surgery is a 60-page e-book that helps both men and women look younger. Its author, Wendy Wilken, is a facial aerobics exercise practitioner and an expert in no-surgical facelift routines. Having acquired profound knowledge in physiotherapy and Chinese...

2014-04-17 23:12:46

From May 2014 British patients flying to Mexico for bariatric surgery will enjoy direct flights into Puerto Vallarta from London and Manchester, UK. Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Fantastic news for British patients flying to Mexico for weight loss surgery. From the 1st of May this year international tour operator TUI Travel begins a new route connecting major international hubs in the UK such as London and Manchester with Mexican city Puerto Vallarta. Up until now,...

2014-04-17 23:11:08

Around the Corner Dental Health Spa trumps all other dental clinics when it comes to dental implants and oral surgery. Woodland Hills, California (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Popular general dentist in Woodland Hills, Dr. Kanani DDS., has announced that Around the Corner Dental Health Spa is one of the best places to head to for dental implants and other forms of dental procedures. Here are some of the reasons why Around the Corner Dental Health Spa is well known as one of the best dental...


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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...

Endoluminal Capsule Monitoring
2013-03-04 16:02:35

Endoluminal capsule monitoring is categorized as a non-invasive medical procedure used in diagnosing and monitoring the progression of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal system. Procedure Once the need is identified to monitor the gastrointestinal system and the patient has a working system, they will ingest a water-tight capsule that contains a miniaturized wireless radio transmitter. Once it is ingested, it sends signals to a radio receiver. The data is then processed and presented...

Gastroscopy
2013-03-04 10:13:56

The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...

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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