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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