Category Archives: Procedures

Medical abortion

Medical abortion is a procedure that uses some types of medications for women that help to end an established pregnancy. Medical abortion doesn’t require body anesthesia or surgery, but it can only be done early time in pregnancy. The procedure can be done in a health care provider’s office or clinic. Sometimes a medical abortion can be done at home. Pursuing a medical abortion is a major decision with emotional and psychological consequences for any women.

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Ultrasound

Ultrasound scan, also called Sonography (ultrasonography) is the diagnostic imaging method, which uses high frequency sound waves to take images of organs inside your body. Medical sonography is used : Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Urology, Musculoskeletal, Cardiovascular system.

The images created during the ultrasound examination, often provide information that is very valuable in the diagnosis and treatment of various diseases.
Most ultrasound examinations done by sonar – a device which is not introduced into your body, although some surveys ultrasound still require placement of the device inside your body.

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Biopsy

What is a biopsy?

Biopsy – lifetime taking tissues, organs or cell suspensions for microscopic examination with diagnostic purpose. In a broader sense, a biopsy understand the process of study biopsy – tissue sections obtained in vivo. Biopsy is mandatory method of confirming the diagnosis in suspected the presence of cancer. A biopsy is the most reliable method of investigation in the case of the need to establish the cellular composition of tissue. Capture of tissues and their subsequent study under a microscope to determine the exact cellular composition of the investigated material. A biopsy is the study within the diagnostic minimum for suspected cancer, and is complemented by other research methods, such as radiological, endoscopic, immunologic.
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Mammography

A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early detection and diagnosis of breast diseases in women. Mammography is a specific type of imaging that uses a low-dose x-ray system to examine the women breast and is used as a diagnostic as well as a screening tool.  Screening mammograms usually involve two x-rays of each breast.  The goal of mammography is the early detection of breast cancer, typically through detection of characteristic masses and/or microcalcifications. They are recommended for women who have symptoms of breast cancer or who have a high risk of the disease.   Mammograms can show tumors long before they are big enough for you or your health care provider to feel.
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