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Glaucoma Filtration Surgery (Trabeculectomy)

Glaucoma is a complicated disease in which damage to the optic nerve leads to progressive, irreversible vision loss. It is the second leading cause of irreversible blindness. Glaucoma is usually treated with eye drops and or lasers. Most cases can be controlled well with these treatments, thereby preventing further loss …

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Squint Surgery

Squint or strabismus refers to a misalignment of the eyes. It is also known as crossed eyes, characterized by eyes that do not look towards an object together. Eyes may cross, or one may look in another direction. This may occur all the time or only during certain period example …

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Dry Eyes

Dry eye is a condition in which there are insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears are necessary for maintaining the health of the front surface of the eye and for providing clear vision. People with dry eyes either do not produce enough tears or have a poor …

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Myocarditis

Myocarditis is an inflammation of the heart muscle. There are various causes but it is usually caused by a virus. The symptoms and possible problems can range from no symptoms at all, to life-threatening heart failure depending on the severity of the infection. Many people with myocarditis recover completely. However, …

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Miokarditis

Miokarditis adalah keradangan otot jantung. Kebiasaannya disebabkan oleh virus. Gejala -gejala dan masalah yang mungkin berlaku bergantung kepada tahap keterukan jangkitan. Secara amnya ramai orang yang menghidap miokarditis sembuh sepenuhnya. Walau bagaimanapun, ia boleh menyebabkan masalah yang serius dan juga kematian dalam beberapa kes. Apa Yang Menyebabkan Miokarditis? Miokarditis bermaksud …

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Haemoptysis

Introduction Haemoptysis is the coughing of blood originating from the lungs. The blood can appear as flecks, streaks or can be massive in amount. Haemoptysis can be caused by many things but it is important to make sure that the blood is really from the lungs and not from other …

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Pleural Cavity Disease

Introduction Pleural cavity diseases affect the thin membrane, called the pleura that wraps around the lung and lines the inside of the chest wall. Between the layers of tissue is a very thin space called the pleural space. Normally this space is filled with a small amount of fluid—about 4 …

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Infarksi Miokardium Akut

Definisi Infarksi miokardium akut (serangan jantung akut) biasanya disebabkan oleh darah beku. Darah beku ini yang menyebabkan pengaliran darah terhenti ke sebahagian daripada otot jantung. Apa yang menyebabkan infarksi miokardium? Penyebab utama infarksi miokardium adalah darah beku (trombosis) yang terbentuk di dalam arteri koronari utama, atau salah satu daripada cabang-cabangnya. …

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