Home » tags

Articles, tagged with "local anaesthetic", page 1

Bookmark and Share

Cataract removal surgery procedure for the over 50s

14th November 2011
Cataracts are very common but very treatable. They occur when the lens of the eye becomes hardened and slightly cloudy with age. If left untreated they can severely affect eyesight, even causing partial blindness. They are extremely treatable however. Hav... Read >
Author: Kate Dawson

Ingrown Toenails

13th December 2010
What is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail occurs when the toenail irritates and or penetrates the skin at the side of the nail. This can lead to pain, swelling, infection, discharge, and difficulty walking and wearing enclosed shoes. Ingrown toena... Read >
Author: CaboodleWeb

How is a Vasectomy Performed?

27th January 2010
A vasectomy is a procedure that prevents sperm from travelling from a man's testicles to his penis, therefore preventing the possibility of him impregnating a woman during sexual intercourse. It is a form of permanent contraception used most commonly by m... Read >
Author: Anne Heywood

Home Remedies for Mouth Ulcers and Treatment

25th January 2010
Also known as aphthous ulcers, mouth ulcers are painful, clearly defined, round or oval sores that form in the mouth. There are three major types of mouth ulcer, which are outline below. Minor ulcers are the most ordinary type of ulcer. They account for... Read >
Author: Dr. Sarkozy Mikal

Low cost Craniotomy surgery in India

10th December 2009
Craniotomy surgery in India is performed by expert surgeons at hospitals in Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai. A craniotomy is a type of surgery done to open part of the skull, or cranium. This procedure is needed when a person has a condition or injury that affe... Read >
Author: saket

Treatment For Thrombosed External Hemorrhoid - The Best Treatment?

25th September 2009
Seeking treatment for thrombosed external hemorrhoid? Once you have confirmed the diagnosis of hemorrhoids, early treatment can prevent more serious conditions arising like thrombosed external hemorrhoids which developed over time due to lack of sufficien... Read >
Author: andylbergerl

Treatment of Thrombosed External Hemorrhoids - A Relatively Serious Condition

24th September 2009
Looking for treatment of thrombosed external hemorrhoids? What exactly is thrombosed external hemorrhoids? Well it means the original hemorrhoid becomes compacted with blood causing extreme pain as well as swelling in the area. So thrombosis literally mea... Read >
Author: andylbergerl

Porcelain Veneers – Aftercare

11th June 2009
Porcelain veneers are a very popular cosmetic dentistry treatment and is growing every year. It is important to know how to look after your porcelain veneers. After Preparation: If you have had a local anaesthetic you should not eat or drink until the... Read >
Author: M.Singh

How to do a Lumbar Puncture: Instructions from a practising Neurologist

13th August 2008
The successful Lumbar Puncture......Key points • A calm environment • A trained nurse to assist • Careful explanation to patient of what to expect • Spend time on positioning the patient properly • Make sure you achieve cutan... Read >
Author: Raeburn

Sebaceous cyst - Prevention Tips and Treatment Methods

30th January 2008
A sebaceous cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material. Sebum is produced by sebaceous glands of the epidermis. Sebaceous cysts most often arise from swollen hair follicles. It is filled with a thick, greasy, cream-chee... Read >
Author: Juliet Cohen
Bookmark and Share