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Trigger finger or “stenosing tenosynovitis” is a condition that causes pain, stiffness and a sensation of locking and catching when you bend and straighten your finger. It can occur in any finger of the hand but the ring finger and thumb are mostly affected. If the thumb is involved, then it is named as “trigger…
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Ureteral stents are used for keeping a ureter open, which is already compromised by conditions like kidney stones or some surgical procedures. Sometimes ureteral stents are implanted as a  temporary measure to prevent damage to a blocked kidney, until a permanent procedure is performed to remove the renal stones. PROCEDURE: During this procedure the urologist…
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Breast is  the common site of the cancer and other pathological conditions like inflammation and abscess formation in women. Breast cancer occurs when some breast cells start growing abnormally and divide more rapidly than healthy cells, results in formation of a lump or mass. BREAST CANCER METASTASES: A huge percentage of breast cancers occurs in…
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Gamekeeper’s thumb (skier’s thumb) is an injury to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the first metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb. Mainly caused by repetitive stress on the thumb during routine activities. The term Skier’s thumb is mainly used in a condition when there is an acute, forceful abduction of the thumb. ANATOMY OF THE…

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