Computerised Tomography Scan (CT Scan)

CT Scan stands for Computerised Tomography Scan. A CT scan combines a series of X-ray images taken from different angles and uses computer processing to create cross-sectional images, or slices, of the bones, blood vessels and soft tissues inside your body. Read more

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Aneurysm Repair Surgery

Aneurysm surgery also called endovascular repair, open surgery and the less invasive procedure are the two options for repairing a thoracic aortic aneurysm. Read more

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Sometimes Common Headaches can Leads to Brain Tumor | Symptoms and Diagnosis

A Brain Tumor is an abnormal growth caused by cells dividing in an uncontrolled Manner.

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Back Pain – Causes, Signs and Symptoms

Backpain is often a common reason to get off from the work. Though it is painful and uncomfortable, it is not usually taken as a serious condition. To prevent further complexities, it should be treated as early as possible before it persists for a long time. Read more

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Types of Cardiac Procedures and Surgeries

Angioplasty

Angioplasty is a procedure to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels that supply blood to the heart. These blood vessels are called the coronary arteries. A coronary artery stent is a small, metal mesh tube that expands inside a coronary artery.  Read more

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Capsule Endoscopy Preparation

Capsule endoscopy is a procedure that which use a tiny wireless camera to take the pictures of  digestive tract. Capsule endoscopy is a technology that uses a swallowed video capsule to take photographs of the inside of the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine. Read more

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Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease can destroy memory and other important mental functions. At first, people have a hard time remembering recent events, though they might easily recall things that happened years ago. Read more

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What is a Coronary Angiogram (CAG)

What is a Coronary Artery Disease?

The heart is a powerful muscular organ requiring adequate supply of oxygen to function efficiently. Oxygen-rich blood is carried to the heart through three arteries that branch into a network of smaller vessels. Read more

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Difference between Angiography and Angioplasty

A procedure performed on the vessels in the heart is known as Coronary Angioplasty and Coronary Angiography. ‘Angio’ in Greek refers to blood vessel, and ‘plasty’ refers to process of forming. Angioplasty refers to formation or repair of the affected blood vessel. ‘Gram’ in Angiogram refers to a measure in Latin. So, Angiogram refers to analysis or record the condition of blood vessels. Read more

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5 Tips for Strong Bones and Joints

Ensure bone health through right diet, physical activity and other lifestyle factors

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