October 16, 2020
A stent is a tiny tube like structure that is used in treating heart diseases due to blocked blood vessels. It helps in keeping your blood vessels open, which supply blood from the heart to the entire body including the muscles of the heart.
October 15, 2020
In medical terms “mesh” is a word that describes a flat sheet of prosthetic material, which is used to “cover” or “patch” a hernia. Hernia mesh is a medical device which is implanted into the upper stomach, groin, or abdomen of the patient undergoing hernia surgery. Also referred to as a surgical mesh, this medical device is used to support the weakened tissues. It is also used for closing an opening within the damaged muscles which enable a hernia to pass through. As per several studies, a surgical mesh can reduce the rate at which hernia can re-occur.
October 14, 2020
Joint Replacement Therapy and COVID-19