Archive for the 'Surgery' Category

Sigmoidectomy: Surgery & Recovery

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

Sigmoidectomy is a surgery done by the removal of the sigmoid colon. The procedure is indicated to treat cancer of the sigmoid colon; sigmoid volvulus; large cysts of the sigmoid; prolapse of the rectum; inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease); benign tumors of the sigmoid colon; fistula between the bladder and sigmoid colon; [...]

Tibia and Fibia

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

Tibia and Fibia fracture is treated by surgery done by repair of broken bones of the lower leg by casting or splinting. This type of surgery depends on the severity and type of fractures. Usually, individuals are given a general anesthetic and the surgeon aligns the broken ends of the bones using a fluoroscope, a [...]

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