In the times of Covid-19, we hear many stories from patients who have recovered from the Covid-19 infection. Among these stories, one opinion says that deep breathing exercises help to prevent worsening of Covid-19 symptoms. Another narrative suggests that the pulse oximeter helps us against Covid-19 infection. Let us see the scientific rationale and truth...Read More
Malignant pleural mesothelioma is a dreadful tumor. Despite of availability of three modalities of treatment, namely surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy; the prognosis is not good. Transarterial chemoperfusion is a new treatment modality and had shown promising results. MALIGNANT PLEURAL MESOTHELIOMA- A DREADFUL TUMOR Malignant pleural mesothelioma is malignant tumor involving pleura. It is a...Read More
WHY DOES A BILE LEAK OCCUR? Bile leak occurs due to trauma to liver or bile ducts. Trauma can be either iatrogenic or other types. One of the common cause of bile leak is post laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Compared to an open Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy has 10 times more chances of a bile duct injury. Bile...Read More
Earlier we spoke about the advantages of Interventional Radiology. Interventional radiology reduces cost, recovery time, pain, and risk to patients who would otherwise need traditional open surgery. This is the reason that Interventional Radiology is recommended to treat various conditions. Interventional Radiologists make small puncture/hole, usually in blood vessel of groin, and use needles and...Read More
Interventional Radiology has been described as the surgery of the new millennium. Dev clinic in Ahmedabad specialises in Interventional Neuroradiology and Peripheral Vascular Interventions. It is a centre for Endovascular treatment without surgery.