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Meet Gastroenterologist Pramod Mistry, MBBS, PhD, FRCP

Meet Gastroenterologist Pramod Mistry, MBBS, PhD, FRCP

– The type of liver disease that I have been very interested in and my program is focused on is genetic defects that lead to liver damage and liver cancer and liver failure. In my program, we offer the entire repertoire of therapies for genetic liver diseases from liver transplantation

Acute Appendicitis Part 2 – Aetiology, Pathophysiology and Presentation

Acute Appendicitis Part 2 – Aetiology, Pathophysiology and Presentation

Narrator: The underlying trigger for appendicitis happening, is the obstruction of the appendix lumen. This can happen due to various reasons, however, the most common is as a result of faecoliths becoming lodged in the lumen. Faecoliths are essentially hard bits of faeces. But because we like to make things

What happens when you get sick in space? – University of Exeter

What happens when you get sick in space? – University of Exeter

Space medicine is a very preventive occupational medicine speciality and it gives you the chance to be proactive and reactive to the medical problems that arise associated with spaceflight. My name is Mike Barrett I’m an medical doctor specializing in space medicine. When you go into space in the weightlessness

Signs & Symptoms of Meningitis That Should Never Be Ignored

Signs & Symptoms of Meningitis That Should Never Be Ignored

When we become sick, it is easy to mistaken our symptoms with the flu. Take meningitis for example, it causes stiffness, headaches and a high fever. These symptoms are all very similar to flu-like symptoms. So while to the average person this may seem like a cold or fly, it

how to get benefits from Apple *Benefits of Apple top 5 benefit of Apple.

how to get benefits from Apple *Benefits of Apple top 5 benefit of Apple.

An apple a day keeps the doctor away for a range of ills. The health benefits associated with apples include improved digestion, prevention of stomach disorders, gallstones, constipation, hard working liver disorders anemia, diabetes, heart sickness, rheumatism, eye disorders, a various cancers, and gout. It also helps in improving weakness

What’s IBS?

What’s IBS?

DR. RODGERS: Do you have frequent abdominal pain along with diarrhea or constipation or both? If so, you may have irritable bowel syndrome and should see a doctor. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases at NIH. Irritable bowel syndrome, known

Why A Doctor Removed His Own Appendix

Why A Doctor Removed His Own Appendix

When you’re a Russian physician at an Antarctic research station and develop appendicitis, the options you have are quite limited. Basically, you can either attempt to operate on yourself and possibly survive or do nothing and before long you’ll be dead. Dr. Leonid Rogozov chose the first option and got

Meet Pediatric Surgeon Daniel Solomon, MD

Meet Pediatric Surgeon Daniel Solomon, MD

– I’m a pediatric general surgeon, which means that I basically operate from the nose to the toes in children from premature infancy all the way to pediatric surgical problems in adults. When you operate on a child, your goal is to return them to normalcy for the rest of

Digestive Disorder

Digestive Disorder

In 2003 I traveled to a variety of different countries abroad, including Turkey, Greece, Jordan and Egypt. During my travels I contracted 2 sinus and chest infections and possibly some dysentery. I was medicated with some very strong antibiotics for 2 week. Upon my return I gained 10- 15 pounds

Acute appendicitis on CT – radiology video tutorial

Acute appendicitis on CT – radiology video tutorial

Hi i’m doctor andrew dixon from radiopaedia.org and in this video we’re going to look at some of the CT features of acute appendicitis and we’re going to do it by looking at axial and coronal images from a case of a 60-year-old male presenting with right sided abdominal pain