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Diet in Colon Cancer

In colon cancer, there is not a fixed regime, because in some cases constipation is predominant and in other cases diarrhea and diarrhea alternating with constipation in other cases. A useful tip is to go in the morning at a fixed time after breakfast to the bathroom. Every day you should take breakfast and before […]

February 2, 2015, Diets
Stem Cells – harvesting and therapeutic indications

Blood stem cells are sampled by the obstetrician-gynecologist in maternity, at the request of the patient immediately after birth. The company of harvesting must be notified by the week 34 of pregnancy, and the mother will take with her the received kit to the hospital after signing the contract. The contract guarantees the preservation of […]

February 2, 2015, Blood
Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

Ideal objective for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic cancer has two components: – Oncologic – tumor disappearance and the absence of recurrence and / or metastasis after 5 years of treatment with radical intent; – Functional – solving complications caused by expansive tumor in evolution: biliary retention, pancreatic retention, duodenal stenosis. This can be fully […]

January 30, 2015, Pancreas Pancreas
Chronic Pancreatitis Treatment

In chronic pancreatitis treatment consists of hygienic-dietary measures, medical treatment, endoscopic treatment and in some cases surgical treatment 1. Dietary regime: An imperative measure is complete cessation of alcohol. In addition, do not eat a lot of food at one meal, avoid products high in fat and protein. These foods can exacerbate pancreas pain by […]

January 29, 2015, Pancreas
Ulcerative Colitis – symptoms, analyzes

Ulcerative colitis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the rectum and left colon. It is manifested by periods of diarrhea with mucus and blood and periods without symptoms. Symptoms of ulcerative colitis Symptoms that dominate the clinical picture are diarrhea with mucus, blood and pus. Other symptoms are abdominal cramps, tenesmus (intense feeling to […]

January 29, 2015, Colon
Treatment of Hemorrhagic Colitis

In hemorrhagic colitis recommended treatment stages are: diet, medication and surgical treatment. 1. Diet for hemorrhagic colitis consists in removing from the diet of milk and milk products like cream and cheeses, fruits and raw vegetables, highly concentrated sweets. In severe forms when is required hospitalization it may be adopted the parenteral nutrition. 2. Medications […]

January 28, 2015, Colon
ASO increased, blood tests in rheumatic fever

Rheumatic fever mainly affects the age group 5-15 years, and is due to beta hemolytic streptococcal infections, which is initially located in the pharynx, and due to a genetic susceptibility it strongly stimulates the immunity. This attacks our own body by antibodies against streptococcus (joints, heart, skin, small vessels) causing specific symptoms. ASO means anti-streptolysin […]

January 27, 2015, Diagnosis
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 Lyon by P. Mouret. Laparoscopy term comes from the Greek words “laparos” (abdomen) and “skepeios” (to see, to observe). Laparoscopy means […]

January 23, 2015, Treatments
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 in combination with chemotherapy. By emitting X-rays over a part of the body targeted for killing cancer cells often with a […]

January 23, 2015, Treatments
Inguinal Hernia – symptoms, complications, treatment

Inguinal hernias represent 80-90% of hernias frequency. It should be known symptoms, but also complications and treatment for this type of hernia. What is it? Hernia is an externalization of mobile organs (usually intestines) in areas of poor muscular endurance of the abdominal wall, wrapped by the peritoneum and covered by skin. The most common […]

January 22, 2015, Symptoms Treatments