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Here’s How Deccan Clinic Is Striving To Protect You & Upholding The COVID-19 Precautions

Here’s How Deccan Clinic Is Striving To Protect You & Upholding The COVID-19 Precautions

Our staff and specialists have always followed world-class standards and safety guidelines while treating our patients. However, the new coronavirus crisis has created more challenges for managing patients and called for more stringent precautionary measures. And we’ve succeeded in tackling all those challenges by adapting our operations and treatment methods for this pandemic era. Now that we’re fully functional again, you might still wonder if it’s safe to visit us personally for getting prompt treatments. Well, rest assured that you…

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Gallbladder Disease – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

Gallbladder Disease – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

The gallbladder is a small pear-shaped organ located just under the liver. Its primary function is to store the bile (a dark yellow fluid that helps digest fat in your guts) and release it into the small intestine during the digestive process. The bile helps the body to break down fat and eliminate the waste product.  Numerous factors affect your gallbladder, which includes gallstones, gallbladder infection which may be acute or chronic. Here are a few symptoms and causes of…

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4 Organs Most Vulnerable To Foreign Body Abrasions

4 Organs Most Vulnerable To Foreign Body Abrasions

The human body is made up of several biological components that work in synergy by consuming other biological elements produced in the body or introduced via orifices (openings) such as the mouth and the nose. However, our biological system only accepts elements that are biocompatible, i.e., usable by the bodily tissues. Any component that is non-biocompatible and isn’t meant to be a part of the physical process is considered to be a foreign body. What Does ‘Foreign Body’ Refer To?…

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Laparoscopic Surgery: Purpose, Procedure, Risks, Benefits, and Recovery

Laparoscopic Surgery: Purpose, Procedure, Risks, Benefits, and Recovery

What is Laparoscopic Surgery? Laparoscopic surgery is a surgical procedure that involves an instrument called a laparoscope. Diagnostic Laparoscopy is a surgical procedure performed on patients to examine the organs inside of their abdominal region. Itis a low-risk, minimally-invasive surgery that requires small incisions. A laparoscope is an instrument, long thin tube with a high-intensity light and a high-resolution camera at the front. During the surgery, a small incision is made over the abdomen to insert the Laparoscope. As the…

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What Causes Gallbladder? Risks, Symptoms, and Treatment

What Causes Gallbladder? Risks, Symptoms, and Treatment

The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that stores bile, a fluid that helps with food digestion. In case of any damage caused to the gallbladder, it starts forming hard fragments which further causes severe pain and discomfort. Fortunately, now the gallbladder can be easily treated via laparoscopic surgery in Pune. Here, we will discuss laparoscopic surgery, gallbladder risks, symptoms, causes, and prevention.  What Causes Gallstones? The gallstones can range in size from whole grain to a golf ball. It can…

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Thyroid Disorders You Must be Aware of

Thyroid Disorders You Must be Aware of

Problems that arise due to the dysfunctioning of the thyroid glands are collectively known as ‘Thyroid Diseases’. The thyroid gland, which envelops the frontal portion of the windpipe just below Adam’s apple, is a unique part of the endocrine system that controls our bodies metabolism, growth and temperature. It is also responsible for coordinating several of our bodily functions by producing crucial hormones like thyroxine or ‘T4’.  When these thyroid glands start to dysfunction, the hormone production process gets disrupted…

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Haemorrhoids: Symptoms, Causes, And How to Prevent It?

Haemorrhoids: Symptoms, Causes, And How to Prevent It?

Haemorrhoids, commonly known as piles, are swollen veins located around the anus or in the lower rectum. Similar to varicose veins, haemorrhoids develop inside the rectum or under the skin around the anus. It can cause pain, severe itching, and trouble sitting. The good news is – it is curable. Symptoms of Hemorrhoids Severe itching around the anus Irritation and pain around the anus Swelling or painful lump near the anus Faecal leakage Painful bowel movements Bleeding Haemorrhoids can be…

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Hernia 101 – Causes, Symptoms, Types and Treatment

Hernia 101 – Causes, Symptoms, Types and Treatment

A focused study on patients with stomach problems in India has proved that Indians are more prone to hernia than any other country’s population. This is because Indians are genetically born with lower muscle mass. However, considering this fact, we know very little about hernia or about how to detect or treat it.  What is a Hernia? The body cavity is the large space which holds all the organs like abdomen, lungs, liver etc. individually covered with membrane walls while…

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