keyhole surgery


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keyhole surgery

surgery carried out through a very small incision
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Keyhole surgery is better for everyone" The operation usually takes about 30-45 minutes to complete and you'll usually be able to go home on the same day.
Keyhole surgery might improve some of his symptoms but may not improve all of his symptoms.
Fresh back from his break, looking tanned and well, Kevin was one the first patients to take part in a new clinical trial at James Cook University Hospital which compares the results of conventional "open heart" surgery to repair a "leaky" heart valve, with keyhole surgery.
5kg from the womb of a newlywed South African woman through a keyhole surgery while keeping her organs intact.
Keyhole surgery on the knee to relieve the pain is one of the most common orthopaedic surgical procedures, with more than four million performed each year worldwide.
In traditional keyhole surgery, the surgeon makes three or four small cuts in the tummy, then goes through into the prostate area, using a camera as guide.
The newly developed keyhole surgery in the Trust reduces the patient's hospital stay, as a major cut is no longer needed, which reduces the recovery time.
After conducting his first keyhole surgery on a bear, Pizzi explained that the method (already commonly used on humans) couldbe particularly useful in veterinary surgery because it is less invasive and has a shorter recovery time.
Laparoscopy, or keyhole surgery, is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that uses a tube with a light source and camera to allow a surgeon to access the inside of the abdomen and pelvis without making large incisions.
Mrs Francis underwent keyhole surgery to remove a cancerous right kidney at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, on July 21, 2010.
He will undergo keyhole surgery in the next two days in a desperate bid to overcome the injury.