Much has been said recently about the release and application of the COVID-19 vaccine, however there are still doubts in the air: how many vaccines are there? Are they safe? How do they work? Stop waiting and read the next article that will help you answer these and other questions.
"Neurotomy" means cutting off a nerve. Radiofrequency neurotomy is a minimally invasive surgical technique used to produce precise and durable nerve blocks to relieve pain. Under X-ray guidance, a radiofrequency electrode is placed on the needle and the tip of the needle is heated.
Pain is a frequent problem that affects our society, it has different shapes and faces, its presence hinders our ability to relate with those around us, with our daily activities and with our economy. It hurts people of all ages, regardless of sex, age, beliefs and socio-economic status, in the same way, its occurrence affects the family and the social nucleus, because in them there are different feelings against the suffering in which the patient with pain is found.
We live with harmful agents daily, naturally present in our environment. The body has defenses to prevent the entry of these pathogens.
However, if a pathogen manages to find its way and infect the body, one of the most robust and wonderful systems is activated, i.e. the immune system, whose goal is unique and simple: identify, attack and destroy the harmful agents present in the body.
With time we expect our body to degenerate since this is the natural course of life, and this is also something that happens to our brain. Some neurons suffer degeneration, and some functions like memory and information processing can be altered.
Today I would like to talk to you about this widespread problem, with so many variables and misunderstandings, so that I can clarify the focus of this ailment and how we need to work as a physician-patient team.
Have you ever noticed in yourself or another person a fleshy part that grows in the white part of the eye?
If the answer is yes, it is probably a pterygium or commonly known as "Surfer's eye."
An O-to-rhi-no-la-ryn-go-lo-gist is a specialist who focuses on alterations of the ear, nose, and throat. These three organs that we use continuously are fascinating: