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Medical Intel

Apr 30, 2019

Transoral thyroid surgery is a procedure we use to remove thyroid nodules by going through the mouth, as opposed to making incisions in the neck. Dr. Erin Felger discusses who’s a candidate and what recovery is like.

 

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Apr 23, 2019

Lupus can affect a person’s immune system and cause damage to the skin, joints, blood cells and organs. The key to treatment? Knowing what symptoms to look out for and seeking medical attention when necessary. 

 

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Apr 16, 2019

Many adults are caregivers for elderly relatives.  Dr. Cesar Torres discusses common problems these caregivers face and his best tips to keep elderly loved ones safe.

 

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Apr 9, 2019

Adult circumcisions are common in the Mid-Atlantic for men who never received a circumcision as a baby boy. The reasoning? Some men feel self-conscious about the way they look, while others develop skin conditions. Dr. Krishnan Venkatesan discusses the procedure and what men can expect during recovery.

 


Apr 2, 2019

Sleep apnea, or when patients temporarily stop breathing during sleep, can be cured with corrective jaw surgery. Dr. Ravi Agarwal explains how it works and what to expect during recovery.

 

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