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What is bypass surgery

How serious is bypass surgery? Today, more than 95 percent of people who undergo coronary bypass surgery do not experience serious complications, and the risk of death immediately after the procedure is only 1–2 percent. How is bypass surgery done? Most coronary bypass surgeries are done through a long incision in the chest while a …

What is lasik surgery

How does lasik work? During LASIK eye surgery, an eye surgeon creates a flap in the cornea (A) — the transparent, dome-shaped surface of the eye that accounts for a large part of the eye’s bending or refracting power. Then the surgeon uses a laser (B) to reshape the cornea, which corrects the refraction problems …

What is laparoscopic surgery

Is laparoscopic surgery major surgery? Although patients tend to think of laparoscopic surgery as minor surgery, it is major surgery with the potential for major complications – visceral injury and bleeding, injury to the bowel, or injury to the bladder. How is laparoscopic surgery done? During laparoscopy, the surgeon makes a small cut (incision) of …

What is bbl surgery

What does BBL surgery stand for? Brazilian Butt Lift How dangerous is a bbl? Intramuscular fat grafting is a common technique for BBL. However, it imposes danger to patients, especially when the cannula is injected deep into the muscle where nerves and blood vessels lie. Hitting a blood vessel can cause massive fat emboli, which …

What is gastric sleeve surgery

Is gastric sleeve surgery safe? And overall, gastric sleeve is considered safe when compared to other commonly performed surgeries. Deaths from the procedure are rare, and when performed by a competent surgeon, the surgery has minimal complications. How does gastric sleeve work? How does a gastric sleeve work? A gastric sleeve works by permanently removing …