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Surgeries can be categorized into four major groups

Surgeries can be categorized into four major groups

Surgeries
Wound Surgery: This encompasses the healing of the wound and the prevention of any sort of bacterial infection. Extirpative surgery: To extirpate is to pull up by the roots. Under this category you have those that are concerned with cancer, mastectomy – which is the removal of the breast, hysterectomy (removal of uterus) and so on. Reconstructive surgery: As it can be made out from the name, this category of surgeries have to do with the repair or replacement of damaged tissues, in burns, degenerative diseases. It mainly involves grafting of the skin or flesh, replacing the affected area by taking a portion from some other, fleshier part of the body or from the bodies of other patients. The a good example for this category would be plastic surgery. Transplantation surgery: …
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What is a Nerve Surgery?

What is a Nerve Surgery?

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That field of medical treatment that deals with the treatment, diagnosis, surgery and restoration of neural problems including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and the cerebrovascular aspect of the extra cranial region is termed Neurosurgery or neurological surgery, sometimes colloquially called as brain surgery. This is, however, not to be confused with the field of neuropathology where the diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system are studied, which includes the brain, the spinal cord, neural tissues. How to treat a pinched nerve? A pinched nerve is a kind of condition in the spinal column that is caused by the impingement of a bone into the nerves of the column. It is like when you squeeze a straw thereby, restricting the flow of your drink. A pinched nerve can…
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