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Limb-to-crotch. Repost

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:23:45 +0000

Israel Sarrió arrived at the Rehabilitation Center of Levante from Hospital Peset in Valencia (Spain) on January 31st of 2004 with an amputation of the left arm 2 inches above the elbow. Click on images for large sizeAt 14:00hrs, the microsurgery implant began. The first maneuver consisted in lavage and sterilization of the amputated arm … Continue reading "Limb-to-crotch. Repost"

FAQ: Understanding Kidney Stones (Part II)

Mon, 30 May 2016 20:53:27 +0000

In a previous post, I wrote about: What are kidney stones, how common are kidney stones, kidney stones composition and risk factors for kidney stones disease. A first-time kidney stone (urolithiasis) former is at risk of having another episode? Yes. First-time stone formers have a 50% risk for recurrence within the sub­sequent 10 years. Which patients … Continue reading "FAQ: Understanding Kidney Stones (Part II)"

FAQ: Understanding Kidney Stones (Part I)

Sat, 28 May 2016 00:54:36 +0000

What are kidney stones? Are small (at the beginning), hard mineral deposits that form in the kidney. Urine contains dissolved salts and minerals. If the urine has high levels of this deposits, you can form kidney stones. Stones can stay in the kidney, but eventually can travel down to the ureter, bladder and urethra. If … Continue reading "FAQ: Understanding Kidney Stones (Part I)"

Preventing Erectile Dysfunction.

Thu, 26 May 2016 02:21:09 +0000

via Urology Care Foundation This is the free Fact Sheet about Preventig Erectile Dysfunction. What You Should Know. It’s available for you to download now.  

Top 10 Most Prestigious Medical Centers in the World (2016)

Tue, 24 May 2016 14:00:29 +0000

The world is full of excellent medical centers all competing to make the newest medical discovery, perform the latest procedure and be a top-performing hospital with the best reputation. These renowned medical centers model excellent clinical practice and dedicated patient care that you just can’t find anywhere. Out of all the prestigious medical centers in … Continue reading "Top 10 Most Prestigious Medical Centers in the World (2016)"

Myths: Human Papillomavirus infection

Mon, 23 May 2016 18:56:04 +0000

Common myths & facts about HPV infection Not a common problem. Approximately 80% of sexually active adults will have the HPV virus at some point during their life. Only women get HPV. This infection is common in both sexes. Condoms prevent HPV infection. If there is a skin-to-skin contact, you can get the infection. Every type of HPV cause … Continue reading "Myths: Human Papillomavirus infection"

Top ten US hospitals in 2011 – 2012

Sat, 03 Mar 2012 03:24:49 +0000

Best Hospitals Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell, N.Y. UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, … Continue reading "Top ten US hospitals in 2011 – 2012"


Thu, 01 Mar 2012 19:04:12 +0000

Basic equipment to perform semi-rigid (endoscopic) ureterolithotripsy for lithiasis of the lower third of the ureter. We use an ultra-thin uretero-renoscope and a lithotriptor (Swiss Lithoclast 2), the stone is fragmented and extracted from the ureter. Results are excellent. Soon, I’ll upload a video to show you how it is done.

Recto-Vesical Fistula

Thu, 01 Mar 2012 04:16:21 +0000

Recto-vesical fistula is an anomalous communication (fistulous tract) between the bladder and the rectum. The common etiologies are diverticulitis, Crohn’s disease, irradiation, traumatic, bladder or colo-rectal cancer and tuberculosis. Common symptoms of presentation are fecaluria (presence of feces in the urine), pneumaturia (passage of gas in the urine), hematuria (presence of blood or clots in … Continue reading "Recto-Vesical Fistula"

SurgeXperiences 3.23

Sun, 30 May 2010 07:44:51 +0000

It’s an honor and pleasure to bring you this new edition of The Best Surgical Grand Rounds Carnival. FIFA WORLD CUP – SOUTH AFRICA 2010 I would like to express my gratitude to Jeffrey Leow of Vagus Surgicalis (Australian medical student with lots of interest and knowledge of surgery) and the creator of this Great Carnival. … Continue reading "SurgeXperiences 3.23"