A cystoscopy procedure examines the urinary tract, mainly the bladder, urethra, and ureters. A diagnostic cystoscopy examines the interior of the urinary tract and the prostate. A cystoscopy is also used for therapeutic purposes and treating certain ailments like extraction of bladder or kidney stones, collecting a sample tissue for biopsy, etc. A diagnostic cystoscopy… Continue reading Cost of cystoscopy in Bangalore
A urologist performs a cystoscopy to view and diagnose urinary tract problems. During the procedure, the doctor uses a cystoscope, a thin lighted tube attached to a camera to view the inside of the urethra and the bladder. You may need a cystoscopy if you are experiencing urinary retention (unable to empty the bladder), urinary… Continue reading What is a laser cystoscopy? How long does it usually take?
A cystoscopy is a procedure to examine the inner lining of the urinary tract, especially the bladder and the urinary tube (urethra) that carries the urine out of the body. A healthcare provider performs a cystoscopy to investigate signs of urinary tract problems, infections, cancer, bleeding, blockages, inflammation, enlarged prostate, or other health problems. The… Continue reading When do I need a cystoscopy? How painful is a cystoscopy?
An appendix is a tube-like narrow pouch attached to the lower right part of the large intestine. If the appendix is blocked, inflamed, or infected, it causes a medical condition called appendicitis. It mainly occurs due to an obstruction caused by hardened stool buildup, bacterial infection, and other growths. An inflamed appendix can rupture within… Continue reading What are the early symptoms of appendicitis? What precautions can I follow at home after an appendicitis surgery?
Appendicitis is a medical condition caused due to an inflamed appendix. An appendix is a small 5-10 cm thin tube-like structure that extends from the lower quadrant of the larger intestine. The appendix does not have any vital function apart from storing helpful gut bacteria that protect our immune system. The appendix can get inflamed… Continue reading Appendicitis causes – Do I need surgery to treat appendicitis?
Appendicitis is the inflammation of the appendix. Sudden and intense abdominal pain is usually the first symptom of appendicitis. An appendix is a small, pouch-like organ on the lower-right side of the abdomen. It is a vestigial organ that does not perform any function and you can live without it. The appendicitis pain generally starts… Continue reading What are the stages of appendicitis? When is appendicitis serious?
Hernia is an anatomical defect and the only treatment is a surgical repair. Some over-the-counter medications can relieve pain and symptoms. Hernia develops when an internal organ or tissue pushes through an opening or weak spot in the surrounding tissues or muscles that hold them. Hernias are commonly found in the abdominal and groin regions.… Continue reading Cost of laser hernia surgery in Bangalore
A hernia develops when an internal organ or a fatty tissue pushes through a weak spot in the surrounding muscle wall or tissues. A hernia may not need immediate treatment but can worsen over time. They are noticeable by a bulge in the skin and cause discomfort, pain, and pressure. A hernia can impact the… Continue reading What is the success rate of a laser hernia surgery? Are there chances of recurrence?
Suffering from a hernia but do not want to give up on your exercise routine? No need to worry! You can exercise with a hernia. However, you must consult with your physician about the safety precautions, especially if you have undergone a hernia repair surgery. While working out is good for your overall health, you… Continue reading What are the best exercises for hernia?
Do you have a bulge or a swelling in your abdomen that can be pushed back? You probably have a hernia. A hernia is a fatty tissue or an organ that protrudes out from a gap in the muscles or tissues that hold them. They mostly occur on your abdomen and groin and appear as… Continue reading What are the first signs of hernia? Do I need surgery to treat a hernia?
Circumcision is one of the most common procedures performed in males. Circumcision is a short and fairly safe procedure that takes around 10-15 minutes. The procedure removes the foreskin that covers the glans penis or the penis head. Some parents request a circumcision for their newborns or children due to religious customs, aesthetic reasons, or… Continue reading What is the right age to do a circumcision? What are the benefits of circumcision?
Circumcision is a surgical procedure to remove the foreskin, the sleeve of skin that covers the head of the penis. Infant circumcision is one of the ancient practices and is common in many countries and religious communities. Circumcision is a minor surgery that is mostly done during infancy. Adult circumcision is mainly done for aesthetic… Continue reading Is circumcision necessary? How painful is a circumcision procedure?
Circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin. It is a common procedure that is mostly done during infancy. Circumcision is usually less common during adulthood. Besides aesthetic reasons, adult males may also go through the procedure due to religious beliefs, hygiene, and health reasons. Earlier, people were skeptical about undergoing the procedure mostly due… Continue reading When to go for a circumcision procedure? How long does it take to recover from a circumcision procedure?
The unsightly, bulging veins that occur on the lower part of your body are varicose veins. They mostly occur in the lower legs, feet, and ankles. They can be easily detected by the raised, rope-like, twisted veins that appear superficially under your skin. They are filled with blood and can be blue or purple… Continue reading What are the first signs of varicose veins? How are varicose veins diagnosed?
Varicose veins are enlarged and protruding veins that appear superficially on the surface of the skin. They mostly appear in the lower part of your body mostly the legs, feet, and ankles. They may be purplish or bluish in colour and are more common in older people and women. These raised, swollen veins can cause… Continue reading Best exercises for varicose veins
Varicose veins, also known as varicosities are enlarged and twisted veins that appear on the surface of the skin. They are purplish or blue in colour. Varicose veins mostly develop in the lower part of the body in the legs, feet, behind the knee, or ankle. It occurs when the vein valves are damaged and… Continue reading How long does it take to recover from varicose veins surgery?
Varicose veins are painful, twisted, and swollen veins that appear under the skin surface of the legs and lower body. They are purple and blue in colour and mostly appear on the legs, ankles, and feet. About 55% of the women above the age of 50 suffer from varicose veins. Varicose veins can be genetic.… Continue reading Is it possible to permanently treat varicose veins?
The cost of kidney stone surgery depends on various factors like the type of surgery, stage of the disease, consultation fees, diagnostic tests, conveyance cost, etc. Kidney stones are a common disease and affect people mostly in the age group of 30 to 60.
If you have ever experienced kidney stone pain, you know how unbearable it is. Kidney stones are very common and if you ever had kidney stones, the chances of having them again are very high. The kidneys remove the excess minerals, urea, and waste from the body. These minerals can crystallize to form stones. Kidney… Continue reading What are the different stages of kidney stone formation and can they be dissolved naturally?
Are you having floating pain at the back of your abdomen or a burning sensation while urinating? You are probably suffering from kidney stones. Kidney stones or renal calculi is a very common disease and can be very painful. The pain usually occurs when the stones block the renal system like the ureters (tubes that… Continue reading Simple home remedies to manage kidney stones effectively at home
Every year, hundreds of people are affected by kidney stones. Usually, the kidney stones are very small and do not cause any symptoms. They can easily pass out through the ureters which are thin tubes that carry the urine from the kidneys to the urinary bladder. However, if the kidney stones are big, they are… Continue reading Which foods are best for kidney stones?
A gallstone surgery also known as cholecystectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder. A gallbladder is a small, pear-shaped organ that is located under the liver on the right upper side of the abdomen. The gallbladder collects and stores bile. Bile is produced in the liver. A gallbladder or gallstone surgery is done… Continue reading Is gallstone surgery painful? What precautions should be taken after the surgery?
Do you ever experience a sharp, shooting pain on the upper-right side of your abdomen after heavy meals, especially during the evening or after having dinner? If so, you are probably having a gallbladder attack, also known as a biliary colic. Gallbladder attacks generally occur when the gallstones are blocking the bile ducts. Most of… Continue reading What are the symptoms of gallstones? When to see a doctor?
When discussing a healthy diet or living, we immediately think of foods or a health regimen that will keep our heart, kidneys, lungs, or liver healthy. But what about our gallbladder? Have we ever given it a thought? The gallbladder like the other parts of our body is a sensitive organ. A damaged or dysfunctional… Continue reading Foods that can help with gallstones
Gallstones are a common disorder that occurs in the biliary system mainly the gallbladder and the biliary tract (bile ducts that carry the bile from the liver to the small intestine). Gallstones usually do not cause any symptoms and do not require treatment. However, big gallstones may cause blockage and severe abdominal pain and you may… Continue reading Are gallstones a serious problem? Do all gallstones need surgery?
Pilonidal sinus laser surgery has gained popularity as an effective treatment for pilonidal sinus. Various private and public hospitals and clinics across Bangalore offer laser pilonidal sinus surgery. The cost of laser pilonidal sinus surgery in Bangalore ranges from Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 55,000. This variation in cost is due to several factors, including the… Continue reading How much does laser pilonidal sinus surgery cost in Bangalore?
Pilonidal sinus refers to a painful, abnormal, and uncomfortable skin growth at the cleft of your buttocks. It may not always cause pain but requires removing to avoid infections and complications. Surgery is the best treatment for removing the pilonidal sinus. There is still the risk of recurrence even after surgery and for this reason,… Continue reading How long does it take to recover after pilonidal sinus surgery?
The cost of fistula surgery in Bangalore varies widely depending on such factors as the type of surgery, the healthcare facility where surgery is taking place, consultation fee, diagnostics tests conducted, and disease severity. On average, anal fistula surgery in Bangalore can cost you between ₹45,000 to ₹60,000. In this guide, we tell you what a fistula is, the… Continue reading Cost of fistula surgery in Bangalore
Fistulas may develop at various parts of the body including between the colon. However, an anal fistula is by far the most common form of fistula. A fistula may form in the opening or tract that develops underneath the anal skin. Constipation can exacerbate a fistula and for this reason, patients are advised to consume a diet… Continue reading Can fistula be treated permanently?
Fistulas are a common healthcare problem. Some of the risk factors associated with fistulas include Chron’s disease, being overweight, and certain occupations that require one to sit for long periods, such as long-distance truck drivers. We also have different forms of fistula but an anal fistula is by far the most common. Your doctor may recommend certain… Continue reading Do all fistulas need surgery?
Anal fissures are tears on the lining of the anal canal or the anus. These fissures can be very painful and can cause bleeding. The pain intensifies during bowel movements and you can feel a tearing sensation on your anal skin. Anal fissures mostly occur due to hard, large stools and chronic constipation. Though older adults… Continue reading What is the success rate of laser fissure surgery? How painful could laser fissure surgery be?
Anal fissures are a crack or a tear on the skin of the anal canal and can cause severe pain and even bleeding during bowel movements. People suffering from anal fissures experience severe pain during or after bowel movements. Fissures generally last for 4-6 weeks but if the symptoms persist or become severe, proper treatment is… Continue reading Foods to have if you have fissure
Are you experiencing pain, itching, or occasional bleeding during bowel movements? Chances are that you may be suffering from anal fissures. An anal fissure is a rupture in the lining of the anal cavity. Superficial anal fissures are a common problem and can heal on their own. But if the fissures are deep, you may need a… Continue reading Best home remedies for fissures and to manage them at home
Excessive straining during bowel movements, big and hard stools, or constipation can cause several types of anal disorders like anal fissures or hemorrhoids. Though some of the symptoms of hemorrhoids and fissures may look the same, they are two different medical conditions. Many people are embarrassed or get traumatized when they see blood or feel… Continue reading Best exercises for fissure
The cost of laser fissure surgery in Bangalore ranges from INR 40,000 to INR 70,000. The cost of surgery depends on various parameters such as the overall health of the person, symptoms of the disease, the type of facility, diagnostic expenditures, etc. Almost 25% to 35% of people in India are reported to suffer from… Continue reading Cost of laser fissure surgery in Bangalore
Piles are engorged blood vessels or swollen hemorrhoids that develop inside or around the anus, and in the anal passage. We all have hemorrhoids. They consist of muscles, masses, and cushions of supportive tissues that are full of blood vessels. But when these blood vessels become inflamed or widened due to excess blood, they stretch and irritate… Continue reading What are the stages of piles and can they be cured at any stage?
Piles are not a life-threatening disease. It is a common condition and can be easily treated through medications, dietary changes, and lifestyle modifications. However, if the condition aggravates and there is too much pain, discomfort, bleeding, etc., doctors advise surgery. Piles surgery are of various types – traditional open surgery or haemorrhoidectomy, haemorrhoidal artery ligation,… Continue reading Is laser piles surgery successful? What precautions should I take after surgery?
Are you suffering from piles and fed up with over-the-counter medications? Why not try some simple home remedies and natural treatments. They not only help in relieving symptoms but also have minimum side effects, unlike many medications. But before you try these remedies, consult your doctor first and get the symptoms examined. It is also… Continue reading Best home remedies to manage piles and stop their growth
Have you ever noticed blood in your stool? Do you have chronic constipation and dread going to the restroom? Painful bowel movements, bloody stools, and lumps in and around the anal area are all indicators of piles or hemorrhoids. Piles are a common condition in which the blood vessels inside and around the anus and in… Continue reading What foods should I have if I have piles?
Piles or hemorrhoids are one of the most common medical conditions. Around 75% of people suffer from piles at some point in their lives. Piles are swollen blood vessels that occur in the anal region or the lower part of the rectum. They can be annoying, painful, and embarrassing and make your daily life difficult. Fortunately, piles… Continue reading What are the best exercises for piles?
The signs and symptoms of hemorrhoids depend on the type present. Internal hemorrhoids often result in painless, bright red rectal bleeding when defecating. External hemorrhoids often result in pain and swelling in the area of the anus. If bleeding occurs it is usually darker. Symptoms frequently get better after a few days. A skin tag may remain after the healing of an external hemorrhoid.
How painful can laser piles surgery get and can piles come back after surgery? Last Updated Overview The mere idea of having surgery may be frightening for some people but if your doctor has suggested a laser piles surgery, do not worry, it is completely safe. Although there are many treatment options like open piles… Continue reading How painful can laser piles surgery get and can piles come back after surgery?
Cost of Laser Piles Surgery in Bangalore Last Updated Overview The average cost of piles surgery in Bangalore can be anywhere between INR 33,000 to INR 1,40,000. The cost depends on various factors such as the severity of the disease, patient symptoms, hospital charges, type of surgery, diagnostic costs, etc. If you are looking for… Continue reading Cost of Laser Piles Surgery in Bangalore