"Doctor, I forbid children to watch TV and take them outdoors on holidays. Why is he/she myopic? "Myopia, is it real or pseudomyopia? Does he/she need to wear glasses? A barrage of questions are fired by anxious parents at the clinic.
The causes of diabetic retinopathy are linked to retinal hypoxia, vascular wall dysfunction, microvascular wall cell reduction, agglutination and proliferation of blood cells and platelets. Diabetic retinopathy can be divided into three categories:
There are three important factors that cause rhegmatogenous retinal detachment: first, retinal tear; second, tension to open the tear, and third, moisture infiltrated into the tear for retinal detachment.
Allergic conjunctivitis in children may have many different symptoms, including itchy eyes, water-borne or viscous secretions, eyelid swelling, red eyes, corneal edema and even visual impairment when it occurs. The diagnosis usually depends on inquiring the patient's history and physical examination.
After examination by a doctor, if glaucoma has been confirmed, early treatment should be received to avoid further damage to the optic nerve. Therapeutic methods include drug therapy, laser or surgical treatment.
The treatment of liver cancer needs to take consideration of liver function tests and location of tumor due to patients usually with chronic hepatitis or liver cirrhosis (may combined with jaundice, ascites, esophageal varices, hepatic encephalopathy and coagulopathy).
Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Ethanol Injection Therapy or Tumor Ablation 肝腫瘤經皮超音波導引酒精注射治療或腫瘤消融術(英文)2020/1/2
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is commonly known as one of primary liver cancer, which managements can be divided into curative treatments such as surgical resection, liver transplantation and tumor ablation, and palliative treatments such as trans-arterial chemoembolization, radiation therapy, general chemotherapy, target therapy, and immunotherapy.
Hepatitis C is the inflammation when the liver is infected by hepatitis C virus (HCV). Hepatitis C was initially addressed as “Non-A nor B Hepatitis” but was separated in 1989. Now it is officially known as hepatitis C virus.
The ductal stent made of plastic or nickel-titanium alloy wires is used to treat malignant biliary tumor or benign biliary stricture in order to alleviate jaundice or heal biliary stricture.
Instructions for Gastrointestinal Metallic Stenting Post-Surgical Health Education 腸胃道金屬支架術後衛教說明(英文)2020/1/2
The device is the metallic stent made of nickel-titanium alloy wires woven into a mesh, which expands the narrow part of gastrointestinal tract through unfolding force.