Peppermint oil helps people with non-cardiac chest pain and difficulty swallowing

Imagine that while eating a delicious meal at your favourite restaurant, your joy is cut short because of difficulty swallowing your food, followed by chest pain

Peppermint oil helps people with non-cardiac chest pain and difficulty swallowingIf you go see a doctor about these symptoms, and there is no evidence of a cardiac cause of the chest pain, you could be diagnosed as having some sort of disorder of the esophagus. Peppermint can help with the difficulty swallowing and non-cardiac chest pain experienced by some patients with disorders of the esophagus, […]

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgery

Doctors at Global Hospital, Parel successfully managed to extract the tool by using an endoscopic procedure

Mumbai: Doctors remove an 8-inch screwdriver from man’s rectum, without performing surgeryDoctors safely removed an almost 8-inch screwdriver from the rectum of a 54-year-old carpenter on Friday evening, more than 48 hours after he had used it to apply pain medication on his haemorrhoids. On Friday evening, the doctors removed the 8-inch screwdriver from the 54-year-old carpenter’s rectum, in a safe manner without injuring the patient. […]

Doctors save life of 5-year-old girl who swallowed 5 rupee coin

Doctors at Apex Super Speciality Hospital in Borivali successfully managed to save the life of a girl who accidentally swallowed a coin while playing at home

Doctors save life of 5-year-old girl who swallowed 5 rupee coinThe girl who lives in Dahisar, Mumbai began having breathing difficulties after swallowing the coin. She couldn’t even speak properly as the coin has lodged itself inside her throat. Her parents immediately rushed her to Apex Hospital when they realised that she wasn’t breathing normally. The doctors removed the coin after performing and endoscopic surgery. […]

Pune: After six years, doctors dislodge 8 cm wooden twig that was stuck in boy’s nose

Doctors at Sassoon General Hospital (SGH), Pune took out a twig that was around 8 cm, which was stuck between nose and vertebral column of 15 year-old child. The foreign body that was stuck there since the last six years and was successfully taken out by the doctors

Pune: After six years, doctors dislodge 8 cm wooden twig that was stuck in boy’s noseSuraj Savant, resident of Nepal, fell from a tree around six years back. A twig had penetrated his eyes and went inside his nose. The doctors operated and took out half of twig that was protruding out; the stick that was inside the nose could not be removed by several doctors who he had visited. […]

Pune: Button cell burst inside 11-month-old baby’s stomach

The incident occurred on Saturday morning when the baby, who was playing at home, got hold of a remote. While playing, he accidentally swallowed the cell. Doctors operated on the child and safely removed the burst cell

Pune: Button cell burst inside 11-month-old baby’s stomach11-month-old Hujefa Tamboli from Aalandi, Maharashtra had accidentally swallowed a button cell while playing at home. He was immediately rushed to a private hospital. Doctors managed to remove the cell from Hujefa’s stomach, with the help of endoscopic surgery. As soon as his parents found out had swallowed the cell, they took him to a […]

Nashik: Doctors remove coin from a toddler’s throat

Krishna, a seven-year-old boy accidentally swallowed a two rupee coin given by his grandfather. He was rushed to Nashik’s district hospital, where doctors, removed the coin from his throat using endoscopy

Nashik: Doctors remove coin from a toddler’s throatA 7-year-old Krishna Rajput, who hails from Jalana, Maharashtra, accidentally swallowed a two rupee coin. On Friday, Krishna was rushed to Nashik’s district hospital. The doctors, using endoscopy procedure, removed the coin from his throat. Krishna Rajput’s (7) grandfather gave him a two rupee coin to play. But, he accidentally swallowed it. He started developing […]

Pune: Sassoon Hospital starts a dedicated endoscopy unit

Now-a-days, people indulge in junk food and are addicted to alcohol. This subsequently invites many health issues like indigestion, liver problems and so on. Also, the percentage of cancer affected people is going up. Owing to which, Sassoon General Hospital (SGH), has started a dedicated endoscopy unit in the hospital on Monday

Pune: Sassoon Hospital starts a dedicated endoscopy unitThe dark side of junk foods is not an unknown fact. Fast foods and processed foods have known to increase the chances of childhood obesity, heart disease and diabetes and other chronic diseases. So, Sassoon General Hospital (SGH), has started a dedicated endoscopy unit in the hospital on Monday. Divisional commissioner Chandrakant Dalvi inaugurated the endoscopic unit for […]

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 ends with a grand success

Nearly 70 procedures in the field of endoscopy were showcased in last three days. The endoscopy conference had around 1,200 attendees. For the first time, a high definition live telecast of endoscopic procedures from BIDS Global Hospital, which is located 17 kms away from the Grand Hyatt

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 ends with a grand successThe three day Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference from January 05 to 07 at the Grand Hyatt, ended on a high note. The conference witnessed a large number of participation of doctors and the delegates from India and across the world.  Nearly 70 procedures in the field of endoscopy were showcased in last three days. […]

Here’s a look at who won ‘Kaun Banega Endoscopist’

A light hearted game was organised during the sidelines of the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018, all the participants indulged in the fun and gaiety. The quiz master was Dr T S Chandrasekar and the winners were announced by Dr Amit Maydeo on the third and the concluding day

Here’s a look at who won ‘Kaun Banega Endoscopist’We all love and are aware about Bollywood’s Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s TV show Kaun Banega Crorepati? Similarly, a quiz show named Kaun Banega Endoscopist’ was conducted on Saturday at the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 at the hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai. And the prizes regarding the same were announced today On the second day, ‘Kaun […]

‘Technology is imperative for development in any field’

At the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 with the theme 'The future of GI Endoscopy', Professor KL Goh from Malaysia says, "Technology is imperative for development in any field"

‘Technology is imperative for development in any field’“Endoscopy is essential for Gastrointerology (GI). Practice of GI needs endoscopy in every aspect,” said Prof KL Goh, immediate past President of Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology, Malaysia. The three day conference on endoscopy ended on Sunday with experts talking about various important aspects and developments in the field. Ask Prof Goh about the importance […]
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