Unnecessary Breast Biopsy Surgery Performed On More Than One Third Of Texas Women Diagnosed With A Breast Mass
Many women in Texas who are found to have an abnormality on routine mammogram or discover a lump in one of their breasts end up having an old-fashioned surgical biopsy to find out whether the breast abnormality is malignant. Since 2001, national expert panels have recommended that the first course of action for women with breast lumps or masses should be minimally invasive biopsy. Minimally invasive biopsies are most commonly done under ultrasonographic or X-ray guidance, with either a fine needle or preferably a "core tissue extraction" needle... (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology of the Breast(Tse et al.)
Atlas of Cyto-Histologic CorrelatesThis book provides a detailed update on all aspects of fine-needle aspiration cytology of breast lesions. It will serve readers as an up-to-date reference and atlas on both new entities in breast pathology, including borderline lesions such as flat epithelial atypia, and the classic benign and malignant lesions. Throughout, emphasis is placed on the characteristic diagnostic features as well ... (Source: Springer Medicine titles)
Source: Springer Medicine titles - April 13, 2013 Category: Databases & Libraries Tags: Pathology Source Type: news

Hysterectomy After Childbirth – Laura’s Story
My name is Laura Boot-Handford and I recently turned 30. I grew up in the beautiful town Lewes, East Sussex. I met my Husband there whilst at college. We both went to University in Leicester and settled in Northampton nearby once we had finished. We bought our first house and two cats. We got married and soon thought about starting a family of our own.I was 27 when we had our first son, Harry. I had a consultant led pregnancy as I have Addisons, although I rarely saw the consultant.  I started to get high blood pressure and traces of protein in my urine which was indicating the onset of pre eclampsia so the registrar deci...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - February 13, 2013 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Post Birth Your Stories childbirth postpartum haemorrhage Womb transplant Source Type: news

Hysterectomy After Childbirth – Laura ’ s Story
My name is Laura Boot-Handford and I recently turned 30. I grew up in the beautiful town Lewes, East Sussex. I met my Husband there whilst at college. We both went to University in Leicester and settled in Northampton nearby once we had finished. We bought our first house and two cats. We got married and soon thought about starting a family of our own.I was 27 when we had our first son, Harry. I had a consultant led pregnancy as I have Addisons, although I rarely saw the consultant.  I started to get high blood pressure and traces of protein in my urine which was indicating the onset of pre-eclampsia so the registrar dec...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - February 13, 2013 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health childbirth emergency hysterectomy hysterectomy stories post partum haemorrhage Source Type: news

Hysterectomy After Childbirth – Laura ’ s Story
My name is Laura Boot-Handford and I recently turned 30. I grew up in the beautiful town Lewes, East Sussex. I met my Husband there whilst at college. We both went to University in Leicester and settled in Northampton nearby once we had finished. We bought our first house and two cats. We got married and soon thought about starting a family of our own.I was 27 when we had our first son, Harry. I had a consultant led pregnancy as I have Addisons, although I rarely saw the consultant.  I started to get high blood pressure and traces of protein in my urine which was indicating the onset of pre-eclampsia so the registrar dec...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - February 13, 2013 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health childbirth emergency hysterectomy hysterectomy stories post partum haemorrhage Source Type: news

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine: Images in Clinical Medicine
Editor: V. Dimov, M.D., Assistant Professor at University of ChicagoTraumatic Tension Pneumothorax Causing Heart Rotation. NEJM, 05/2014.Pulmonary Emboli Caused by Mercury.NEJM, 11/2013.Aquagenic Wrinkling (keratoderma) of Palms in Cystic Fibrosis. NEJM, 05/2012.Meconium-like Ileus in Cystic Fibrosis. NEJM, 05/2012.Barium Aspiration. NEJM, 03/2012.Westermark Sign in Pulmonary Embolism. NEJM, 03/2012.Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy and Tripe Palms due to lung cancer. NEJM, 01/2012.Lung Herniation after Cough-Induced Rupture of Intercostal Muscle. NEJM, 01/2012.Paragonimiasis. NEJM, 01/2012.A Tension Bulla Mimicking ...
Source: Clinical Cases and Images - August 22, 2009 Category: General Medicine Tags: Images Pulmonology Source Type: news