Urolithiasis is a term used to describe the formation of calcifications (AKA stones or calculi) in the urinary tract.
11th July 2021
Pituitary adenomas are benign tumors of the pituitary gland that
account for 8-10% of intracranial tumours.
4th July 2021
This non-cancerous condition is characterized by an overgrowth of prostate tissue and the presence of urinary symptoms, mostly in men aged 50 years or older.
Tracheostomy & COVID-19
A tracheostomy is done when mechanical ventilation is expected to be prolonged. This procedure now brings about new challenges when managing patients with COVID-19.
With an incidence of roughly 0.1-0.2% of the population per year, a peptic ulcer is a break in the lining of the gastrointestinal tract, extending through to the muscular layer of the bowel wall.
Head trauma is any trauma to the head; with or without injury to the brain. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) causes disruption to the structure and function of the brain as a result of head impact or external forces.
ABCs of: Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid lumps are a common presentation occurring in up to 5% of the population; only a small
percentage of these are cancerous.
30th May 2021