keyhole surgery


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keyhole surgery

surgery carried out through a very small incision
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After seeing a specialist in September, Lawson, 26, has been referred to a professor who is an expert in keyhole surgery.
Ospreys Head Physio, Chris Towers, said: "After undergoing investigation and bearing in mind where we are in the season, it was agreed that the best course of management was for Ryan to have some minor keyhole surgery.
Sir Alfred told how he was spurred to develop keyhole surgery because he felt "humans were not made to be opened up".
He said: "This new approach preserves the kidney and has all the added advantages of keyhole surgery."
Birmingham boss Alex McLeish confirmed his hitman will be out for two weeks after undergoing keyhole surgery yesterday morning to repair a tear in his joint.
Mum-of-three Annette Kehoe underwent keyhole surgery to remove her gall bladder at Fazakerley hospital in April last year.
WAYNE HUTCHINSON, second jockey to Alan King, plans to resume riding out next week, as he continues to recover from keyhole surgery on the cartilage at the back of his left knee damaged in a fall in November.Hutchinson, who has been a regular visitor to Swindon Town football club, where the physiotherapist has been assisting with his rehabilitation, said yesterday: "I'm going to see my specialist next Thursday and should know a lot more after that, but hopefully I will be back riding by the middle of the month."
It is the latest move in the development of a keyhole surgery service at the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre in Tanzania.
MARK Delaney was today undergoing keyhole surgery in a bid to finally resolve the knee problems that have dogged his season.
The first keyhole surgery for prostate cancer in the Midlands which could revolutionise the treatment of the disease has been carried out at a Birmingham hospital.
Bosnich has already undergone keyhole surgery. But he said last night: "That has proved inconclusive, and I have to see a specialist again on Wednesday.
Her death, which was caused by a 1cm hole in her small bowel, came less than 48 hours after undergoing keyhole surgery, an inquest heard.