Medical Use

Colectomy: what is it?

Colectomy refers to surgery to remove all or part of a diseased or damaged colon. This is a treatment option for people with colon cancer and may also include removal of nearby lymph nodes. Colon Cancer can start polyps in the large intestine or inside the rectum. Screening can lead …

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Lumpectomy vs mastectomy: decisive factors

Many people with early-stage breast cancer may choose between breast-conserving surgery, called lumpectomy, or total breast removal, a mastectomy. They may also require radiation therapy. In most cases, having a lumpectomy and radiation therapy gives a person a similar chance of long-term survival in the form of mastectomy. Choosing between …

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MRNA vaccines fight COVID, but could be used for much more

Most vaccines put a weakened or dead virus in your system to trigger an immune response, but this new generation of medical technology is doing something very different. MINNEAPOLIS – Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines are the first approved for humans using a technology called mRNA. While you’ve probably started …

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Anti-COVID drug DRDO gets emergency use of DCGI

New Delhi: India’s Comptroller General of Medicines has approved an oral anti-COVID drug, developed by DRDO, for emergency use as an adjunct to patients with moderate to severe coronavirus, the Ministry of Health said on Saturday. Defense. He said clinical trials of the drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) have shown that it …

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Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences Stadium on Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation’s Radar for Driving Vaccination | Bhubaneswar News

Cars line up to enter the basement of a city shopping center for a drive-thru vaccination initiative that began on Saturday BHUBANESWAR: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) plans to use the stadium Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) here and two other malls for the drive-thru vaccination of those waiting …

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Government rejects calls to expand medical cannabis review

A Ministry of Health document leaked to RNZ shows officials will not even consider extending an amnesty to allow all chronically ill people to use illicit cannabis. Photo: 123rf.com Medicinal cannabis activists say the government’s dogmatic approach is “ridiculous” and ignore the current regime is not working. At the end …

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