Today, the treatment of brain tumors, both malignant and benign, is increasingly used direction of radiation therapy, which uses high-precision radiation, the so-called stereotactic.
What is stereotactic radiation?
Stereotactic radiation as a radiosurgery area involves the use of high doses of radiation that act directly on the tumor. At the same time, healthy tissues located near the tumor are almost not affected, and pathological cells are destroyed. That is why stereotactic irradiation is also called high-precision. Continue reading
In the summer, as a rule, many take a vacation. Someone goes to rest on the resort, someone prefers the summer cottage, some are going to make repairs at home. Well, there are people who decide to take care of their health in the summer and, for example, to finally do the necessary operation.
Is this solution correct? Should I plan a serious treatment for the summer?
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Cuts, abrasions, scratches, wounds in everyday life are common. Especially often this happens with children, but adults are not immune from minor injuries.
What to do in such cases? It seems that everyone knows this: poured iodine or alcohol, glued a plaster or tied up with a bandage – and everything is in order.
In reality, the situation is a little different. If you improperly treat a wound or abrasion, it will hurt and heal longer, an ugly scar will remain after it, and serious complications are also possible. Continue reading