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American pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has suspended sales of the devices used in fibroid surgery amid concerns about their potential to spread a rare but deadly cancer, reported The Wall Street Journal.
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Researchers have developed surgical plates and screws which may not only offer improved bone remodeling following injury, but can also be absorbed by the body over time, eliminating the need for surgical removal of the devices.
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Chronic pelvic or belly pain is which is present for six months or more is a common problem among women . It is associated with ovarian vein varicosities (dilation) termed as pelvic congestion syndrome (PCS).
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A team of scientists has created a degradable implant which according to them has a lot of potential to improve surgical success rates.
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A new study will examine the best methods for cleaning surgical instruments to reduce the risk of variant CJD infection, a rare and fatal disease that affects the brain.
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Experts have warned that corsets are coming back in fashion thanks to the latest diet fad, called the `corset diet`, which though helps in curbing one`s food intake, is dangerous.
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A first-of-its-kind, non-surgical circumcision device that could forestall the spread of AIDS in Africa has reportedly received approval from World Health Organization.
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Women who have their ovaries removed are more likely to suffer mental decline in old age, a new research has suggested.