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Friday, 4 August 2017

Get Aware of Gall Stones

Gall stones are the stones that develop in the gallbladder or bile ducts. The general types of gall stones are black pigment, cholesterol, and brown pigment. The most frequently occurred gall stones are cholesterol gall stones which is occurred due to obesity, female gender, pregnancy, rapid loss of weight, oral hormonal therapy, crohn’s disease and elevated blood triglyceride level. Black pigment gall stones can develop due to increased destruction of red blood cells and brown pigment gall stones occurred due to reduced flow and infection in bile.
Gall stones are developed when cholesterol level in the bile is high and further this extra cholesterol turns into stones. The symptoms of gall stones are cholecystitis, and biliary colic. The intense pain is developed from the biliary colic, when gall stones blocks a bile duct. Other symptoms may include sweating, sickness and dizziness.  Biliary colic is also known as uncomplicated gallstone disease and can lasts from few minutes to several hours.
Gall stone treatment
There is not a permanent type of medical care for gall stones. The surgical removal of the gallbladder is the best treatment process. There are several kinds of treatment plans. They are
  • Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL)
  • Dissolving stones by using drugs made for bile acids
  • Surgery
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Gallstones may take months or even years to dissolve by taking drugs. This method is only recommended to those people who are not able to have surgery. The usual treatment for symptomatic or complicated gallstones is surgical removal of the gallbladder which is known as cholecystectomy. The surgery can be performed laparoscopic or open. The doctors will probably recommended surgery to remove the gallbladder and the stones, if the patient's health allows it. Surgery may help to prevent future affairs of the abdominal pain and severe complications such as infection in gallbladder and liver or inflammation.



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Thursday, 27 July 2017

Laparoscopic-appendectomy Treatment in Chennai


An appendectomy is the process of surgical removal of the appendix. An appendectomy is a general emergency surgery which is treated to cure appendicitis. Appendicitis is an inflammatory condition of the appendix. The appendix is a tiny, tube shaped pouch that is attached with the large intestine. The primary work of the appendix is to recover people from diarrhea, infections, and inflammation of the small and large intestines. The body can still function properly without an appendix
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Appendectomy is the standard treatment for appendicitis. It’s crucial to remove the appendix right away, before the appendix can rupture. Mostly people recover rapidly and without complications after an appendectomy are performed. It is a simple and general procedure.

There are two types of appendectomy: open and laparoscopic.
  • Open Appendectomy
During an open appendectomy, a surgeon makes one incision in the lower right side of the abdomen. Then removed the appendix and close wound with the stiches. Appendix is removed and the wound is closed with stiches. This procedure allows doctor to clean the abdominal cavity if appendix has burst.
During a laparoscopic appendectomy, a surgeon accesses the appendix through a few small incisions in the abdomen. A small, narrow tube called a cannula will then be inserted. The cannula is used to inflate abdomen with carbon dioxide gas. This gas allows the surgeon to see appendix more clearly.

Once the abdomen is inflated, an instrument called a laparoscope will be inserted through the incision. Then appendix will removed by using instruments and small incisions are closed, cleaned, and dressed. Laparoscopic surgery is a best choice for the overweight people and older people. Laparoscopic surgery has low risk and has a small recovery time. It takes around six weeks to recover fully.




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Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Enable A Long lasting weight loss

Diet and exercise alone are often insufficient to achieve the expected rate of weight loss when we are battling with severe cases of overweight or obesity. A healthy living with a BMI over 30, described as obesity is overrated. We are susceptible to a lot of risks from disorders including the vicious lifestyle disorders of heart disease, asthma, high levels of cholesterol and hypertension.

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Bariatric surgery, a surgical procedure that helps in shedding the extra weight through a manipulation of stomach size that restricts food intake, is popular nowadays for its astounding effects on severely obese people. When coupled with a healthy lifestyle post surgery, the procedure brings about permanent changes in the body, becoming one of the best choices of weight loss surgery in India.


  • Bariatric surgery is built on the basic principle of restricting the food intake along with limiting the absorption of the food in the intestine as well as the stomach.

  • The natural process of digestion is interrupted here to prevent the full break down of food and subsequent absorption. This limits the nutritional intake into the body and reduces the weight in severely obese patients.
The process can be carried out through different minimally invasive procedures such as laparoscopic sleeve gasterectomy, adjustable gastric banding, biliopancreatic division with the help of duodenal switch and so on.




 Who is eligible?

The obvious candidates for the surgery are candidates who are battling severe obesity. Those in the BMI range between 35 and 40 can greatly benefit from the procedure. If you are suffering from obesity related disorders such as Type 2 diabetes, bariatric surgery might be a plausible option for you as well.

The surgery should be opted for after consultation with a skilled and qualified doctor. The success of every treatment is greatly dependent on the skill of doctor as well. Dr. Deepak S, with a wealth of experience in handling many such cases is a leading laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon, acknowledged for the best 

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Monday, 8 May 2017

Effective Gallstone Treatment in Chennai

A small, pear shaped organ, gall bladder is located in the right side of abdomen immediately below the liver. Gall bladder is the site of storage for digestive fluids like bile, before they are released into the small intestine. Gallstones are a common condition in people occurring due to the hardening of digestive fluids, within the gall bladder.
Gallstone formation can occur in varied sizes and numbers. In many cases, they do not even cause any symptoms or discomfort. Gallstone treatment in Chennai involves the management of the condition by dissolution of the stone with the help of medication. Severe cases of gall stones are treated with the help of surgery.
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Types of gallstones
The main types of gall stones that are usually detected in patients include: -
Cholesterol gallstone – most commonly found gallstone, they are made of undissolved cholesterol and have a yellowish appearance.
Pigment gallstones – caused due to an excess of bilirubin, these gallstones are dark brown or black in colour.
Symptoms of gallstones
Gallstones do not cause any symptoms in many cases. The symptoms occur when their formation results in blockage due to their presence in the ducts. Symptoms commonly associated with gallstones include: -
  • Intense and sudden pain in the upper right side or centre of the abdomen.
  • Back pain occurring between the shoulder blades.
  • Vomiting or nausea.
  • Pain in the right shoulder
  • Indigestion and increased belching
Causes of gallstones
Gallstones can be caused due to an excess undissolved cholesterol concentration in the bile, or due to an excess of bilirubin, a chemical produced during red cell break down, in the bile or due to an improper draining of the gall bladder, which leaves back a deposition in it.
Treatment
The treatment of gallstones is done after a series of diagnosis tests to ascertain the presence, size, number and nature of gallstones. The tests include a physical examination, blood analysis, scans, ultrasonography, abdominal radiography and so on.
Medical management for the condition includes dissolution of gallstones with the help of medication. These might help in dissolving cholesterol and inciting its absorption by the intestine. Severe cases of gall stones are removed with the help of surgery.
Dr. Deepak S is a leading laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon, specialised in treatments related to digestive care.
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Friday, 21 April 2017

Reason Behind Your Stomach Ache: Appendicitis

Have you been suffering from abdominal pain or severe cramps? If so you should probably get your appendix checked out!
An appendix is a cluster of tissues extending from the large intestine, in the form of a tube which is about 3 and half inches long. Appendicitis is a condition which develops as a result of inflammation in appendix. One of the main causes of abdominal cramps, it can be removed without any notable consequence to our daily life.
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Appendicitis is however a clinical emergency. Appendicitis treatment, Chennai offers a treatment regimen of antibiotics and elective surgery for severe cases. If not treated on time, the inflammation can be ruptures leading to appendix burst, which spews infectious materials in the abdomen. This can lead to severe inflammation in peritoneum, the lining of abdominal cavity. This can be fatal if not treated immediately.

Causes of appendicitis
Appendicitis can be caused because of appendix blocking by a foreign body, stool or cancer. The inflammation can be caused due to infections as well. 
Symptoms of appendicitis
The usual symptoms witnessed with the occurrence of appendicitis are as follows: -
  • Dull pain near navel which can elevate to severe pain in the lower abdomen
  • Vomiting preceding the pain
  • Loss in appetite
  • Painful urination
  • Constipation or diarrhoea
  • Abdominal swelling.
Appendicitis Treatment
Appendicitis treatment is preceded with a diagnosis test involving blood analysis, abdominal exam, CT scans, urinary test and a rectal exam. The diagnosis of the disease is quite tricky as its symptoms resembles that of many other conditions as well.
Appendicitis is treated with the help of antibiotics or surgery. The surgery for removal of appendix is called appendectomy. It is performed after administering anaesthesia and can be done by creating a 4-inch incision in the abdomen. Nowadays, the procedure is done popularly with minimally invasive techniques like laparoscopy.
The patient can move about after about 12 hours of completion of the surgery. If laparoscopic surgery is done, the recovery is faster and the pain factor is also considerably reduced. 
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Thursday, 2 March 2017

Get Treated For Liver Diseases

The liver is responsible for many important functions within the body and so, should be given utmost care. If the liver becomes diseased, the loss of those tasks cause substantial damage to the body. Liver disease is also referred to as hepatic illness.
Liver disease is a comprehensive term that covers all the potential complications that cause the liver to fail to perform its designated functions. Usually, more than 75% or three quarters of liver tissue is affected before the decrease in functioning occurs.

Symptoms of Liver Diseases:
  • Right upper quadrant abdominal pain
  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Easy bruising may occur due to decreased production of clotting factors.
  • Bile salts can get deposited in the skin to cause itching
  • Enlarged breasts in men could occur because of an imbalance in sex hormones.
  • Impotency, poor sex drive and shrinking testicles are due to decrease in functioning of sex hormones.
  • Lethargy & confusion may occur if ammonia levels rise in the blood stream 
  • Reduced protein production may result in muscle wasting.
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How Is It Treated?
Acute liver failure which is caused by an overdose of acetaminophen can be treated and its effects can be reversed. If a virus results liver failure, supportive care can be given at hospital to treat the signs until the virus runs its course. In these cases, the liver may sometimes recover on its own.
For liver failure that is the result of long-term worsening, the first treatment goal may be to save whatever part of the liver is still operational. If this is impossible, then a liver transplant is essential. Fortunately, liver transplant is a common practice that is often successful.

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Monday, 14 November 2016

Inguinal Hernia Treatment in Chennai

Enlarged and painful inguinal hernias usually require surgical repair. There is best Hernia Treatment in Chennai with the help of dedicated team of doctors and other staff. 

Contents of the abdominal cavity protrude through the inguinal canal with a bulge in the groin area showing prominence when coughing or straining. It will not appear when lying down or  don't cause any pain. Slowly, the intestines and the liver slowly start descending into a hernia causing intestinal obstruction due to pinching.

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Types of Inguinal Hernias:
  • Direct inguinal hernia: Direct inguinal hernias can affect both males and females with higher incidences found in males.
  • Indirect inguinal hernia: Evident embryonic closure of the deep inguinal ring is not present though the testicle has passed through the ring.
  • Pantaloons hernia: An individual experiences both the direct and indirect hernia on the same side

Causes of Hernia:
Hernia is commonly seen in men than women. The main cause of  the hernia is not known. Sometimes it is developed by birth or by the slenderness of the abdominal wall.
Pressure on the Abdominal Wall is Increased due to :
  • Persistent cough
  • Obesity
  • Straining to urinate and excrete
  • Lifting heavy things
  • Smoking
Diagnosis  and Treatments for Hernia:
Hernias can mostly be diagnosed by a physical examination. To see the internal location and size of the hernia, we can use X-ray, endoscopy and imaging tests like CT scan or ultrasound scan.

The Treatment Procedure of Hernia is decided on the basis of the severity of the symptom. Most of the hernias can be controlled by making adequate  changes in the lifestyle. Medications is prescribed to lessen the pain and discomfort caused by it. If a hernia is growing larger, it can repaired by undergoing surgery. Laparoscopic surgery is most preferred as it cause less damage and needs only a small incision.

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