Treatments

Cystolitholapaxy Procedure, Recovery Time, Complications, Anesthesia

Cystolitholapaxy

Learn all about cystolitholapaxy procedure, recovery time, complications and anesthesia. Cystolitholapaxy is a safe and effective operation to treat bladder stones. This is a minimally-invasive procedure where the stones in the bladder are destroyed with a laser and all the pieces are removed, without the need for any incisions. The ...

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Sphenoid Sinus Disease, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Sphenoid Sinus Disease, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Learn all about sphenoid sinus disease, symptoms, causes, treatment. Sphenoid sinuses are just behind the skull, above the nasopharynx and just below the pituitary gland. It is difficult to identify diseases in this part because of its location. The main symptom of sinusitis is a throbbing pain and pressure around ...

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Metronidazole Vaginal Gel Review for Bacterial Vaginosis

Metronidazole Vaginal Gel Review for Bacterial Vaginosis

Learn all about metronidazole vaginal gel. Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is one of the most common infection among sexually active women that is responsive to antibiotics. BV is present in at least 15% of the sexually active population; this makes BV 3–4 times more common than urinary tract infections, many times ...

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Carotid Sinus Massage, Hypersensitivity, Syndrome

Carotid Sinus Massage, Hypersensitivity, Syndrome

Learn all about carotid sinus massage, hypersensitivity, syndrome. The Carotid Artery Massage is one of a number of medical procedures called “Vagal maneuvers.” Vagal maneuvers stimulate the vagus nerve (located along the side of the head) and prompt it to release chemicals which slow a patient’s heart rate). Painful carotid ...

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Ethmoid Sinus Disease Symptoms, Treatment, Surgery

Ethmoid Sinus Disease Symptoms, Treatment, Surgery

Learn all about ethmoid sinus disease symptoms, treatment and surgery. The ethmoid sinuses or ethmoid air cells of the ethmoid bone are one of the four paired par nasal sinuses. It’s actually a collection of approximately nine air cells situated between the upper limit of the nasal fossa and the ...

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Metabolic encephalopathy Symptoms, Complications, Causes, Treatment

Metabolic encephalopathy Symptoms, Complications, Causes, Treatment

Learn all about metabolic encephalopathy symptoms, complications, causes and treatment options. There are two major types of metabolic encephalopathies, namely those due to lack of glucose, oxygen or metabolic cofactors (which are usually vitamin-derived) and those due to peripheral organ dysfunction. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and ...

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Hallermann-Streiff Syndrome (HSS) Symptoms, Cause, Diagnosis, Treatment

(HSS) Symptoms, Cause, Diagnosis, TreatmentHallermann-Streiff syndrome

Learn all about Hallermann-Streiff syndrome (HSS). Hallermann-Streiff syndrome was first described in the medical literature in 1893. The disorder was named for two investigators (Hallermann, 1948; Streiff, 1950; Francois, 1958) who later independently reported cases of the syndrome, recognizing it as a distinct disease entity. The faces are sometimes described ...

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Borborygmi Sound Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

Borborygmi Sound Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

Learn all about borborygmi sound symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment. Sounds originating from the digestive tract are termed borborygmus in its singular form and borborygmi in the plural. The term was derived from the Latin word for “rumbling.” Borborygmi can be heard during physical examination by placing the listening device ...

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