Cosmetic Surgery for Ears and Eyelids

Cosmetic Surgery for Ears and Eyelids

Cosmetic Surgery for Ears Surgery to correct the protruding or over large ears is called as otoplasty. It can be performed on adults and also in children before they enter the school for preventing the psychological problems which may result because of teasing by the fellow students. In the otoplasty, an incision is made behind […]

Testicular Biopsy – Indications, How is it Done? Results

Testicular Biopsy – Indications, How is it Done? Results

Testicular biopsy is a diagnostic surgical procedure done in azoospermic male individuals to find out whether there is sperm production or not in the testis. A small piece of testicular tissue is removed and sent to the laboratory in an isotonic medium to find spermatozoa in them. What are the indications for Testicular Biopsy? In […]

Advantages of Key Hole Heart Surgery over Open Heart Surgery

Advantages of Key Hole Heart Surgery over Open Heart Surgery

Heart is very sensitive and it works continuously. While performing heart operations, artificial circulation is given by the Heart Lung Machine (Cardiopulmonary bypass pump) which became the initiative for the Open Heart Surgery. Open Heart Surgery To perform the Open Heart Surgery, rib bones are to be cut and 10-12 inches should be cut on […]

Laparoscopic Surgery : Recent Advances in Diabetes Treatment

Usually for treating Diabetes, tablets and insulin injections are used daily. Now one can get rid of all these troubles by undergoing the Laparoscopic (Key-hole) Surgery which has been found by a Brazilian Doctor recently. Founder of Laparoscopic Surgery for treating Diabetes: Dr. Aurio D Paulo is credited for this recent advancement and this Laproscopic Surgeon […]

Sutures : Properties, Types and Uses

Sutures : Properties, Types and Uses

What are sutures? Sutures are the sterile threads, strings and strands, which are prepared specially for use in surgery. They are used for sewing tissues together. Properties of sutures: Sutures should be sterile Sutures should not cause irritation Sutures should have finest possible guage and adequate strength Their time of absorption must be known for the absorbable […]