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Cho Ray becomes third hospital to apply robotic cancer surgery
Health

Cho Ray becomes third hospital to apply robotic cancer surgery

Cho Ray Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City began using robot in cancer surgery on October 23, becoming the third infirmary in Vietnam to apply this technology.

Going under the knife in China's plastic surgery stampede
Travel

Going under the knife in China's plastic surgery stampede

En Vnexpress - Plastic surgery is booming in China, fuelled by rising incomes, growing Western influences, and the imperative of looking good on social media.

VN’s 1st robotic surgery on patient with lung cancer done
Health

VN’s 1st robotic surgery on patient with lung cancer done

Doctors at HCM City’s Binh Dan Hospital have used a robot for the first time in the country for lung cancer surgery, removing suspicious nodules through a small incision instead of a large one and

Binh Dan hospital performs robotic-assisted surgery for liver cancer
Health

Binh Dan hospital performs robotic-assisted surgery for liver cancer

Binh Dan Hospital yesterday announced its doctors performed first robot-assisted surgery on removing left lobe of a 59 year old man to treat liver cancer.

Ministry orders to inspect plastic surgery clinic in HCMC
Health

Ministry orders to inspect plastic surgery clinic in HCMC

After newspapers released the death of a pregnant after a cosmetic surgery in an infirmary in Ho Chi Minh City, the Ministry of Health's Medical Examination and Treatment Department ordered in

Infirmaries asked to tighten cosmetic surgery services
Health

Infirmaries asked to tighten cosmetic surgery services

The Ho Chi Minh City’s Health Department today sent a document to its sub-divisions to review its cosmetic surgery services and prevent incidents during surgeries.

Suns rookie Dragan Bender has ankle surgery
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Suns rookie Dragan Bender has ankle surgery

Yahoo News PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns rookie forward Dragan Bender had an arthroscopic procedure Wednesday to remove a bone spur in his right ankle.

Iranian baby will be allowed into US for life-saving surgery
World

Iranian baby will be allowed into US for life-saving surgery

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says an Iranian infant banned from entering the United States for life-saving heart surgery under President Donald Trump's order will now be

Panama ex-dictator Noriega moves to house arrest for brain surgery
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Panama ex-dictator Noriega moves to house arrest for brain surgery

Yahoo News Panama's former dictator Manuel Noriega has been allowed to move from prison to house arrest in order to undergo an operation for a non-malignant brain tumor, his lawyer said Monday. The

Hull player Ryan Mason fractures skull, undergoes surgery
World

Hull player Ryan Mason fractures skull, undergoes surgery

Yahoo News LONDON (AP) — Hull record-signing Ryan Mason underwent surgery after fracturing his skull during a clash of heads during a Premier League match at Chelsea on Sunday.

Two patients die before surgery at Hanoi hospital
Politics

Two patients die before surgery at Hanoi hospital

Two patients died soon after doctors administered anesthesia prior to surgery.

Vunipola has knee surgery, faces 6 Nations fitness battle
World

Vunipola has knee surgery, faces 6 Nations fitness battle

LONDON (AP) — England No. 8 Billy Vunipola faces a battle to be fit to play any part in the Six Nations after undergoing knee surgery that has ruled him out for at least three months.

Washington zoo's panda cub recovering after emergency surgery
World

Washington zoo's panda cub recovering after emergency surgery

Bei Bei, a giant panda cub who is a star attraction at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C., was in stable condition on Friday after emergency surgery to remove a "lemon-sized mass of

Many LASIK Patients Have New Eye Problems After Surgery
Science

Many LASIK Patients Have New Eye Problems After Surgery

A significant percentage of people who undergo LASIK eye surgery to correct their vision may experience side effects from the surgery, according to a new study. Researchers found that, three months

Ross Taylor needs eye surgery but will play 2nd test
World

Ross Taylor needs eye surgery but will play 2nd test

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has been cleared to play in the second test against Pakistan from Friday despite being diagnozed with an eye condition which will

Children with heart diseases receive free surgery
Health

Children with heart diseases receive free surgery

HCM City (VNA) – Children with congenital heart diseases will be offered free health checks and surgery under a programme launched by the Hospital of Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and the Pharmacy

Stars' Ales Hemsky out 5-6 months following hip surgery
World

Stars' Ales Hemsky out 5-6 months following hip surgery

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Stars forward Ales Hemsky will miss five to six months after surgery for a hip injury that general manager Jim Nill said was sustained during the World Cup of Hockey.

Pistons C Aron Baynes has surgery to repair broken nose
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Pistons C Aron Baynes has surgery to repair broken nose

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Pistons center Aron Baynes has had surgery to repair a broken nose.

Satellite hospitals now capable of heart surgery
Health

Satellite hospitals now capable of heart surgery

HCM City (VNA) – Advanced medical techniques in cardiovascular surgery and interventions have been successfully transferred to provincial hospitals, saving the lives of hundreds of patients every

Lung cancer surgery worthwhile for older patients
Health

Lung cancer surgery worthwhile for older patients

Older lung cancer patients are surviving longer when they have lung cancer surgery, a new study suggests.