A team of surgeons worked on a 53-year-old Somali patient, Mukhtar Hilowli, and performed a double hip replacement using the latest minimally invasive procedure
the direct hip anterior for the first time in India.
In this study, the diagnostic success of TBB performed under the guidance of FOB without fluoroscopy in the last 5 years, the complications associated with the procedure, and the degree of the need for further invasive procedure
for the final diagnosis when evaluated with the samples taken in the same FOB session were investigated.
"It is a minimally invasive procedure
performed through the veins in the groin and the procedure usually takes no more than a couple of hours.
It was then that my surgeon suggested this new minimally invasive procedure
which immediately sounded much more appealing in terms of the size of scar I would be left with.
Important risk factors for MTCT such as maternal HIV viral load and CD4+ cell count are not always controlled for, and it may be difficult to infer causality in the reported cases of transmission after an invasive procedure
. Without any maternal antiretroviral therapy initiated prior to an invasive procedure
, the risk of MTCT is high, with rates of over 30% reported in some studies.
Important risk factors for MTCT such as maternal HIV viral load and [CD4.sup.+] cell count are not always controlled for, and it may be difficult to infer causality in the reported cases of transmission after an invasive procedure
. Without any maternal antiretroviral therapy initiated before an invasive procedure
the risk of MTCT with invasive obstetric procedures is high, with rates of over 30% reported in some studies.
However, aspirating bone marrow is an invasive procedure
and the number and the differentiating potential of bone marrow MSCs decrease with age.
A minimally invasive procedure
is a procedure that is less invasive than open surgery used for the same purpose.
In the trial of 2,502 participants, carotid endarterectomy (CEA), a surgical procedure to clear blocked blood flow and considered the gold standard prevention treatment, was compared to carotid artery stenting (CAS), a newer and less invasive procedure
that involves threading a stent and expanding a small protective device in the artery to widen the blocked area and capture any dislodged plaque.
Dr Mohammed said with such procedures, several diseases that were earlier diagnosed after an invasive procedure
, would now be diagnosed without surgery.
"TandemHeart can get patients to some level of recovery, so they can better tolerate a more invasive procedure
," says Dr.
Since the device measures only 2mm in outer diameter, it will pave the way for a minimally invasive procedure
. The National Center for Child Health and Development plans to conduct animal and clinical studies of the device.