Every year on May 31st ‘World No Tobacco Day’ is celebrated to increase awareness regarding health hazards of tobacco.
Rectal cancer is cancer that begins in the rectum. The rectum is the last several inches of the large intestine.
The word surgery means operation. Rectal Surgery means the operations performed over rectum. Surgery is usually the main treatment for rectal cancer. Radiation and chemotherapy are often given before or after surgery.
Rectal stricture is a condition where the rectal or anal opening is narrowed due to the presence of scar tissue from inflammation, a previous injury, or an aggressive cancer growth.
Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome is a condition that occurs when one or more open sores (ulcers) develop in the rectum.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses a very strong magnet, and radio waves, to make detailed pictures of organs inside your body.
Traumatic injury to the pancreas is rare and difficult to diagnose. In contrast, traumatic injuries to the liver, spleen and kidney are common and are usually identified with ease by imaging modalities.
A pancreas transplant is an organ transplant that involves implanting a healthy pancreas (one that produces insulin) into a person whose pancreas no longer can supply sufficient insulin to the body.