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Medical Intel

Nov 29, 2018

Doctors know that celiac disease is a real medical condition, but too many people treat it like a trendy diet choice. Dr. Z. Jennifer Lee discusses the dangers of gluten exposure in patients with celiac disease.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents Medical Intel where our healthcare team...


Nov 27, 2018

Some pituitary tumors need immediate treatment, while others may benefit from a wait-and-see approach. Dr. Susmeeta Sharma discusses the different types of pituitary tumors and how we care for them.

 

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Nov 23, 2018

One of the major goals of our Limb Salvage and Wound Care program is to avoid amputation when we can. Dr. Tammer Elmarsafi discusses how diabetic patients can reduce their risk for amputation, as well as who might actually benefit from the procedure. 

 

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Nov 20, 2018

Lifestyle modifications are key to treating hypertension, especially for people at high risk. Dr. Valeriani Bead discusses who is at risk and which treatments are most effective.

 

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Nov 16, 2018

Robotic surgery is one of the most effective, least invasive hernia surgery techniques. Dr. Alexandra Zubowicz discusses the benefits of robotic surgery and other hernia surgery options.

 

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Intro: MedStar Washington Hospital Center presents Medical Intel where our healthcare team shares health and wellness...