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Calorimetry at rest

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Also known as indirect calorimetry, it is used to have an exact measurement of caloric or energy expenditure at rest, with which it is possible to identify the patient’s true need for calories, in addition to…

Nuclear cardiology

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It is a medical technique that works by introducing a small amount of radioactive material (radiotracer) into the body. This allows, through stress tests, images of the heart to be seen and thus detect damage induced…

C-section

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It refers to surgical intervention during childbirth, to remove the baby from the mother’s womb through an incision in the abdomen. Occasionally, a c-section may be chosen due to the mother’s voluntary decision or as a…

Arthroscopic surgery

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It is a minimally invasive procedure used to visualize, diagnose, and treat joint-related problems. It consists of introducing an arthroscope, which is a small fiber optic camera, through a small incision (one centimeter or less) that…

Spine surgery

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It is a procedure whose purpose is to solve problems and structural damage to the spine, caused by accidents, excessive efforts and incorrect postures that cause chronic pain, limit movement, and can be incapacitating for the…

Epilepsy surgery

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Once the area or areas of the brain in which seizures occur have been identified, this area is removed through surgery to solve the epileptic problem.  This type of surgery is performed when the patient has…

Hemorrhoidectomy

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It is a surgical operation whose purpose is to remove hemorrhoids that cause discomfort, pain, and bleeding. Often times, this procedure is used once other types of more conservative treatments have failed to reduce inflammation and…

Hand surgery

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It is a surgery performed for a hand injury or infection that can affect its mobility in the medium or long term.  It is recommended to correct conditions such as: Inflammatory arthritis. Osteoarthritis of the thumb.…

Foot and ankle surgery

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It is a surgical procedure that seeks to regain mobility or correct a disability caused by problems in the feet or ankles.  It is usually recommended in conditions such as: Sports injuries: Fractures. Ankle instability. Ligaments.…

Joint replacement

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It is a type of surgery that consists of replacing the damaged or diseased parts of the joint with other artificial and mechanical ones called prostheses, regularly made of metal, plastic, or ceramic. The most frequent…

Nasal septum surgery (nasal septum)

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It is a surgical intervention in the ENT area, the purpose of which is to reposition the nasal septum when there is an alteration or deviation that is causing recurrent infections and/or a nasal obstruction that…

Trauma surgery

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It refers to an emergency surgical procedure due to traumatic external injuries for various reasons such as traffic accidents, falls, sports activities, physical attacks, among others, which endanger the person’s life.  Trauma surgeons must work quickly…

Fluoroscopic cystoscopy with JJ catheter placement

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It is a urological procedure that is performed by endoscopy through the bladder and is used to check and solve blockages in the urethral transit to the kidneys.  This intervention is conducted by capturing live images…

Cystoscopy without fluoroscopy (diagnostic)

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It is a procedure that seeks to make a diagnosis which consists of inserting an endoscope (a tiny camera) into the bladder. The purpose is to explore the bladder and urethral tract to obtain images of…

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

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It is a minimally invasive surgery performed at the abdomen to remove the gallbladder in the presence of pathologies such as gallstones. This technique, considered the gold standard to solve this type of condition, requires only…

Nursery

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It is an area designed exclusively to monitor and address the needs of newborns in the first hours after birth and until the mother is discharged.  They have strict safety, quality, and surveillance standards, since both…

Cardiac catheterization

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Cardiac catheterization is used to establish a diagnosis and treat some cardiovascular conditions. It is a procedure that consists of inserting a catheter into a vein or artery generally located in the arm, groin, or neck…

Gallstones

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Fuentes: mayoclinic.org medlinesplus.gov msdmanuals.com cigna.es topdoctors.es medigraphic.com Castro-Torres IG, Bermúdez-Camps IB. Fisiopatología de cálculos biliares de colesterol: la búsqueda de una diana terapéutica. Rev Biomed. 2015;26(2):87-97. Espinosa-Saavedra D, Flores-Calderón J, González-Ortiz B, et al. Características de…

Kidney stones

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Fuentes: kidneyfund.org mayoclinic.org medlineplus.gov healthline.com topdoctors.es medigraphic.com Herrera MÁA, Álvarez CNA, Jiménez SR, et al. Nefrolitiasis: Una revisión actualizada. Rev Clin Esc Med. 2020;10(3):11-18. Medrano-Urtecho HM, Sánchez-Núñez JE, Acevedo-García CC, et al. Eficacia del manejo de…

Cancer

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Fuentes:  mayoclinic.org cancer.org medlineplus.gov cancer.net medigraphic.com Ávila-Rodríguez D, Segura-Villalobos DL, Ibarra-Sánchez A, et al. TGF-β and Mast Cells: Regulators of Tumor Development. TIP Rev Esp Cienc Quim Biol. 2020;23(1):1-11. Cortijo-Palacios X, Contreras-Bello R, Gutiérrez-García C, et…

Colon and rectal cancer

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Fuentes:  mayoclinic.org cancer.org cancer.net Menéndez-Sánchez P, Villarejo-Campos P, Padilla-Valverde D, et al. Marcadores tumorales en el cáncer colorrectal. Cir Cir. 2013;81(2):169-175. Piñeiro FAI, Álvarez GAE, González-Velázquez VE, et al. Enfermedades colorrectales en pacientes mayores de 45 años. Universidad…

Esophageal cancer

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Fuentes: cancer.org cancer.net cancer.gov cun.es mayoclinic.org medigraphic.com Cora ES, Avalos GR, del Valle LP, et al. Caracterización clínico-patológica del cáncer esofágico avanzado en el Hospital Universitario ‘Comandante Faustino Pérez’. Matanzas. Rev Méd Electrón. 2019;41(2):382-396. Cabrera JP,…

Stomach cancer

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Fuentes: topdoctors.es cancer.org cancer.net cancer.gov mayoclinic.org medlineplus.gov medigraphic.com Escalona VR. Caracterización anatomopatológica de pacientes operados por cáncer de estómago. MediSan. 2014;18(07):971-977. Rodríguez MF. Cáncer gástrico: Su relación con Helicobacter pylori. Rev Med Cos Cen. 2014;71(609):5-7. Oñate-Ocaña…

Throat cancer

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Fuentes: cancer.org cancer.net cancer.gov cun.es mayoclinic.org medigraphic.com Baraquiso PM, Solano HJA. Abordaje de un paciente adulto con una masa en cuello. Revista Médica Sinergia. 2021;6(03):1-13. Martínez DL, Lorenzo RA, Llantá AMC. Bienestar psicológico en cuidadores de…

Liver cancer

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Fuentes: mayoclinic.org cancer.org seom.org msdmanuals.com medigraphic.com Domínguez GEJ, Sabater OL, Piña PLR, et al. Pautas simplificadas en el paciente portador de un hígado metastásico. Revista Cubana de Cirugía. 2019;58(3):1-8. Pacheco-Pérez R, Rodríguez-Cortés F, Erosa-González M, et…

Bone cancer

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Fuentes: cancer.org cancer.net cancer.gov mayoclinic.org medlineplus.gov medigraphic.com Ruiz-Alva S, Cortes-Cerda R, Mora-Ríos F, et al. Tumores que producen metástasis óseas. Acta Ortop Mex. 2021;35(2):201-205. Montiel-Ruiz RM, Acosta-González RI, Jiménez AJM. Dolor oncológico óseo: de la farmacología…

Tongue cancer

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Fuentes: cancer.org cancer.net cancer.gov mayoclinic.org medlineplus.gov medigraphic.com Pérez HA, Carmona FE, Velazquez MA. Morbilidad del carcinoma epidermoide de lengua en Pinar del Río, 2000-2016. Rev Ciencias Médicas. 2016;20(6):690-697. Colmenares BBE, Gallegos HJF, Hernández HDM, et al.…

Breast cancer

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Fuentes:  mayoclinic.org cancer.org medlineplus.gov cancer.net medigraphic.com Zapata-Julián P, Garza-Montemayor M, Avendaño-Avalos DB. Evaluación preoperatoria con ultrasonido de los ganglios axilares en la paciente con diagnóstico reciente de cáncer de mama . Anales de Radiología México. 2018;17(2):85-92.…