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Chinese doctor pioneers height-increase surgery
Orthopaedic surgeon Bai Helong hikes up his trousers, places his foot on his desk and marks the spot just below his hairless knee where he cuts into the legs of patients who want to be taller.
2010/4/12
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U.S. doctor removes live ammo from soldier's head
A U.S. military doctor removed a live round of ammunition from the head of an Afghan soldier in an unusual and harrowing surgery.
2010/4/11
Australian scientists are working towards creating a living, full-thickness replacement skin for burns victims and hope to begin animal trials later this year.
2010/4/5
British and Italian doctors have carried out groundbreaking surgery to rebuild the windpipe of a 10-year-old British boy using stem cells developed within his own body, they said.
2010/3/21
Metal staples used to close wounds after joint surgery may be faster to use than stitches but are also more likely to cause infection, a review published online on Wednesday by the British Medical Journal (BMJ) said.
2010/3/18
Old wounds stay closed thanks to RF Surgical
Surgery, by definition, has risks attached. And anything that cuts down on those risks is welcome.
2010/3/4
A Taiwanese university and a hospital will jointly conduct human clinical trials of artificial retinal implants, the first of its kind in Asia, university official said yesterday.
2010/3/3
Australian medical researchers said Tuesday they have made advances that could see pig lungs transplanted into humans within a decade.
2010/2/10
For more than 2-1/2 years, Linda De Croock lived with constant pain from a car accident that smashed her windpipe.
2010/1/15
A 16-year-old Spaniard has had a sex change operation, becoming the country's first minor to undergo a procedure that few countries in the world allow for people so young, the patient's doctor has announced.
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