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Important Aspects of A Heart Transplant

Important Aspects of A Heart Transplant

Heart transplant is also known as Cardiac Transplant. This procedure is done for replacing an unhealthy and impaired heart with a healthy heart. Heart transplant is also known as Cardiac Transplant. This procedure is done for replacing an unhealthy and impaired heart with a healthy heart.

Spinal Fusion Surgery

Spinal Fusion Surgery

The spinal stenosis treatment involves the spinal decompression surgery. The decompression technique involves various spine surgeries undertaken to relieve the pressure on the spinal nerves.

Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Myelodysplastic Syndrome

"Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) is a group of disorder (syndrome), characterized by abnormality in the bone marrow leading to deficiency in healthy blood cells.This condition is considered as a cancerous state of the bone marrow, and about one third of this cancerous growth develops acute myeloid leukemia (blood cancer).

Introduction to Cervical Cancer

Introduction to Cervical Cancer

Cervix is a part of the lower uterus which opens in the vagina. It is also considered as the neck of the womb. In cervical cancer,the abnormal cells start multiplying and growing out of control inside the cervix.

Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor

Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor

Ovarian germ cell tumor is a type of ovarian cancer where the tumor (growth) arises from the reproductive cells (eggs) of the ovary.Ovaries (singular – ovary) are a pair of female reproductive organs that produce ova (eggs), which when fertilized by sperm cell forms a zygote (that develops into a fetus in the womb – baby).

Ovarian Sex Cord Stromal Tumor

Ovarian Sex Cord Stromal Tumor

Sex cord stromal tumors of the ovary arise from the sex cords or the stromal cells and account for 5 to 12% of ovarian tumors.Stromal cells are present around the eggs (ova) in the ovaries (Stroma– surrounding supportive tissue).

Breast Cancer Overview

Breast Cancer Overview

As per WHO, these are a few breast cancer facts/statistics of breast cancer:Breast cancer is the topmost cause of death in women in the developed as well as the developing countries.

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia is also called acute lymphocytic leukaemia or acute lymphoid leukaemia (ALL)

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