surgery

Doctors’ first priority not to amputate Muktamoni

Doctors at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) will try to conduct the first surgery on 12-year-old girl Muktamoni, who has been suffering from an “unknown disease”, without amputating her right hand.

February 20, 2016
February 20, 2016

First operation of 'Tree man' ‘successful’

A Bangladeshi man, who is thought to be suffering from a rare skin disorder, undergoes his first surgery successfully at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital.

February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016

8-day-old conjoined twins successfully separated

Eight-day-old twin girls who were joined at the liver and chest are successfully separated by doctors in Switzerland.

October 20, 2015
October 20, 2015

One in three older women suffer from Osteoporosis

Around the world, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men are at risk of an osteoporosis fracture, says the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF).

June 14, 2015
June 14, 2015

World's first penis transplant patient fathers a child (video)

A young South African man who had the world's first successful penis transplant last December has impregnates his girlfriend.

April 15, 2015
April 15, 2015

Foetus found in infant’s belly

A team of five doctors operated on a seven-month-old girl and has recover a 700 gram male foetus from her belly.

  •