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Christine S. Las Vegas, Nevada
I had surgery for Chiari 1 malformation 4-12-07. Still dealing with the pains, never went away.... More
sugipar2006 cleveland, Tennessee
I was diagnosed with Chiari when I was 13. Mine is 10 mm. My first symptoms was pain in my neck.... More
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My name is Jessi. I am the mother of a four year old little girl named Amélie (Ah-may-lee)... More
Pam Tremble Saginaw, Michigan
I had Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in November 2007.  So far I've lost 110 pounds, gotten... More
Mother to two wonderful children. Ella -age 3 and Joey Cooper- age one. Joey Coop was born with... More

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Surgery With No Scars by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook In the late 1980′s the field of surgery took a huge leap forward with the development of Laparoscopic Surgery. Procedures which required 6-inch incisions and stays of multiple days in the hospital...
Advancements In Medicine: Surgery Without Scars by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook on Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Development of Single Port Laparoscopic Surgery (SPLS). The link is below. Advancements In Medicine: Surgery Without Scars | Achievements in health .    
Facial Surgery and Invisible Scars by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook reconstruction, any scarring caused by surgery can largely be concealed.  Consultant Maxillofacial/Head & Neck... The latest facial reconstructive surgery techniques...
Mini Facelift or S Lift-Short Scar Facelift Surgery by Jennifer D. Healthy Living Professional structures of the face. One of the most significant recent developments in facial aesthetic surgery is the ability to limit the scarring. These procedures are known by various names such as the short-scar facelift...
Scars from Cancer Surgery: Painful Reminder or Badge of Honor? by Matthew Z. Patient Expert . Bikinis and board shorts lay bare the surgical scars we keep covered the rest of the year... surgery required an incision from his pelvis to his sternum. A year later, a tumor appeared in his lungs...
You can do my plastic surgery without a scar, doctor? by Dr. Robert O. Medical Doctor scarring) when discussing breast surgery. medical commodities - diabetics, obese patients... At least a few times weekly I get asked whether or not someone will have a scar after a certain...
Plastic Surgery Mistakes Leave Patients Scarred by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Plastic surgery in Mexico article. Watch out when it is really cheap. Best Regards, John Di Saia MD
How To Get Rid of Scars by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook Has previous surgery left you with a big, ugly scar? Click below for an interesting article on ways to lessen the appearance of excessive scarring.
Robotic Surgery The daVinci Si HD Surgical System – Prostate Gland and Other Surgeries by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven capability to support training and collaboration during minimally invasive surgery. Advanced 3D HD... technology, which replicates the experience of open surgery by preserving natural eye-hand-instrument...
Gastric Bypass Surgery: Post Cosmetic Surgery by Lucy J. Patient Expert does leave a scar, this is often preferable in comparison to the excess skin. Cosmetic surgery clinics...The most common cosmetic surgery after gastric bypass is the tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty

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Complications ... to a skin specialist for treatment, or you may be able to have surgery to make the scar less noticable. ... » Read on
Causes ... Pelvic surgery - this can sometimes cause damage and scarring to the fa ... » Read on