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In-Depth Knowledge About Colorectal Surgery

There are different types of colorectal surgeries happen all over the world and that are-Colectomy, Colostomy, Endoscopic Surgery, Hemorrhoidectomy, Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis (J-Pouch), Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Surgery, Internal Sphincterotomy, Rectopexy, and Resection. The article will discuss about the types in detai, find out more here at Dr Mark Wong’s colorectal surgery page. Colectomy […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Colorectal Cancer

In the field of medicine, abnormal growth of cancer is considered to be the most severe and life-threatening ones. Colorectal cancer is one of the severe colorectal diseases that people suffer from around the world. This article comprehensively points out the types, symptoms, and treatments of colorectal cancer through colorectal surgery and therapies. What is […]

Effective Ways to Treat Colorectal Diseases

The field in medicine dealing with disorders of the rectum, anus, and colon, is called proctology. However, it is widely known as colorectal surgery in Singapore and as well as all over the world. How severe is colorectal disease? The severity of colon and rectal diseases varies from mildly problematic to life-threatening and causes a […]

What Happens When a Meniscus Injury Needs Surgery?

After the doctor has exhausted all kinds of treatment, yet you are still in excruciating pain at the knee area, the doctor may suggest that you undergo an MRI test. An MRI test is useful when an injury happens to soft tissues or affects your nervous system, and your meniscus falls into the former category. […]

Understanding Meniscus Injuries, Tears and Surgery

Our knee has its own shock absorbers and stabilisers. It is a pair of cartilage called meniscus, or in plural, menisci. The weight of our body is dispersed through this cartilage and it also prevents friction during our bodily movement. If you ask where it is in our body, it is not obvious like our […]

Meniscus Repair: How It is Done and Prevention of Meniscus Injury

Your doctor delivers you his findings based on your MRI test result. Your meniscus tear is diagnosed as Grade 3 and found to be severe. Thus, there is no chances for it to heal itself like you always heard among your friends. Luckily, it does not need total or even partial removal. Your torn meniscus […]