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Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy explained

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) is one of the operations most commonly practiced in surgical services. It is made especially for gallbladder stones (“gallstones”). Laparoscopic cholecystectomy was performed for the first time in 1987 in...

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Radiotherapy – side effects

Radiation therapy is a method of treatment of certain cancers (eg larynx cancer) and lymphoma (non Hodgkin lymphoma as example) or as the sole method of treatment, but often completing surgery and / or...

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The operation of adenoma and prostate cancer

Prostate adenoma is an increase in volume of the prostate that occurs in older men and causes complications of bladder and urinary flow behaving as an obstacle. This is a benign condition (not a cancerous...

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Diet for High Cholesterol

If you have high cholesterol or have a diagnosis of dyslipidemia, the first step to decrease cholesterol is changing the food, the adoption of a special regime that excludes and reduces fat in the...

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Arterial Hypertension – Simple Treatments

Hypertension has been called the “silent disease” because it does not cause any symptoms years or even decades. The maximum permissible blood pressure is 140/90 mm Hg. Without treatment, high blood pressure can cause...

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BMI calculation and causes of Obesity

BMI is body mass index and is an objective evaluator of normal weight according to size. A healthy weight is one that places the body mass index (calculated using height and weight) between 18.5...

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Allergy Treatments

If your body has an exaggerated immune response to contact with substances such as pollen, house dust (containing mites) or cat dander you suffer from allergy. In general, any allergy is manifested by: sneezing,...