A scraping, usually of the interior of a cavity or tract, for removal of new growth or other abnormal tissue, or to obtain material for tissue diagnosis. It is performed with a curet (curette), a spoon-shaped instrument designed for that purpose. (From Stedman, 25th ed & Dorland, 27th ed)
Dilatation of the cervix uteri followed by a scraping of the endometrium with a curette.
A bone tumor composed of cellular spindle-cell stroma containing scattered multinucleated giant cells resembling osteoclasts. The tumors range from benign to frankly malignant lesions. The tumor occurs most frequently in an end of a long tubular bone in young adults. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
Aspiration of the contents of the uterus with a vacuum curette.
Fibrous blood-filled cyst in the bone. Although benign it can be destructive causing deformity and fractures.
Benign unilocular lytic areas in the proximal end of a long bone with well defined and narrow endosteal margins. The cysts contain fluid and the cyst walls may contain some giant cells. Bone cysts usually occur in males between the ages 3-15 years.
A usually benign tumor composed of cells which arise from chondroblasts or their precursors and which tend to differentiate into cartilage cells. It occurs primarily in the epiphyses of adolescents. It is relatively rare and represents less than 2% of all primary bone tumors. The peak incidence is in the second decade of life; it is about twice as common in males as in females. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1846)
Benign proliferation of the ENDOMETRIUM in the UTERUS. Endometrial hyperplasia is classified by its cytology and glandular tissue. There are simple, complex (adenomatous without atypia), and atypical hyperplasia representing also the ascending risk of becoming malignant.
Premature loss of PREGNANCY in which not all the products of CONCEPTION have been expelled.
Tumors or cancer located in bone tissue or specific BONES.
Non-steroidal chemical compounds with abortifacient activity.
Bleeding from blood vessels in the UTERUS, sometimes manifested as vaginal bleeding.
A benign neoplasm derived from mesodermal cells that form cartilage. It may remain within the substance of a cartilage or bone (true chondroma or enchondroma) or may develop on the surface of a cartilage (ecchondroma or ecchondrosis). (Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the interior of the uterus.
The grafting of bone from a donor site to a recipient site.
Pathological processes involving any part of the UTERUS.
A placenta that fails to be expelled after BIRTH of the FETUS. A PLACENTA is retained when the UTERUS fails to contract after the delivery of its content, or when the placenta is abnormally attached to the MYOMETRIUM.
The application of a caustic substance, a hot instrument, an electric current, or other agent to control bleeding while removing or destroying tissue.
Bone in humans and primates extending from the SHOULDER JOINT to the ELBOW JOINT.
A benign, painful, tumor of bone characterized by the formation of osteoid tissue, primitive bone and calcified tissue. It occurs frequently in the spine of young persons. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
A synthetic analog of natural prostaglandin E1. It produces a dose-related inhibition of gastric acid and pepsin secretion, and enhances mucosal resistance to injury. It is an effective anti-ulcer agent and also has oxytocic properties.
A potentially life-threatening condition in which EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occurs outside the cavity of the UTERUS. Most ectopic pregnancies (>96%) occur in the FALLOPIAN TUBES, known as TUBAL PREGNANCY. They can be in other locations, such as UTERINE CERVIX; OVARY; and abdominal cavity (PREGNANCY, ABDOMINAL).
Abnormal uterine bleeding that is not related to MENSTRUATION, usually in females without regular MENSTRUAL CYCLE. The irregular and unpredictable bleeding usually comes from a dysfunctional ENDOMETRIUM.
A non-neoplastic cyst of the MEIBOMIAN GLANDS of the eyelid.
The retention in the UTERUS of a dead FETUS two months or more after its DEATH.
Intentional removal of a fetus from the uterus by any of a number of techniques. (POPLINE, 1978)
Tumors or cancer of ENDOMETRIUM, the mucous lining of the UTERUS. These neoplasms can be benign or malignant. Their classification and grading are based on the various cell types and the percent of undifferentiated cells.
An antiseptic and disinfectant aromatic alcohol.
The beginning third of a human PREGNANCY, from the first day of the last normal menstrual period (MENSTRUATION) through the completion of 14 weeks (98 days) of gestation.
Excision of the uterus.
Removal of degenerated and necrotic epithelium and underlying connective tissue of a periodontal pocket in an effort to convert a chronic ulcerated wound to an acute surgical wound, thereby insuring wound healing and attachment or epithelial adhesion, and shrinkage of the marginal gingiva. The term is sometimes used in connection with smoothing of a root surface or ROOT PLANING. (Jablonski; Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
A disease of bone marked by thinning of the cortex by fibrous tissue containing bony spicules, producing pain, disability, and gradually increasing deformity. Only one bone may be involved (FIBROUS DYSPLASIA, MONOSTOTIC) or several (FIBROUS DYSPLASIA, POLYOSTOTIC).
The mucous membrane lining of the uterine cavity that is hormonally responsive during the MENSTRUAL CYCLE and PREGNANCY. The endometrium undergoes cyclic changes that characterize MENSTRUATION. After successful FERTILIZATION, it serves to sustain the developing embryo.
The second longest bone of the skeleton. It is located on the medial side of the lower leg, articulating with the FIBULA laterally, the TALUS distally, and the FEMUR proximally.
Expulsion of the product of FERTILIZATION before completing the term of GESTATION and without deliberate interference.
Excessive uterine bleeding during MENSTRUATION.
Procedures using an electrically heated wire or scalpel to treat hemorrhage (e.g., bleeding ulcers) and to ablate tumors, mucosal lesions, and refractory arrhythmias. It is different from ELECTROSURGERY which is used more for cutting tissue than destroying and in which the patient is part of the electric circuit.
Absence of a normal opening in the lumen of the female genital tract, from the FALLOPIAN TUBES to the VAGINA. This anomaly may be congenital or acquired due to injuries, diseases, or TISSUE ADHESIONS.
Excessive lateral nail growth into the nail fold. Because the lateral margin of the nail acts as a foreign body, inflammation and granulation may result. It is caused by improperly fitting shoes and by improper trimming of the nail.
A benign tumor of fibrous or fully developed connective tissue.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Surgery restricted to the management of minor problems and injuries; surgical procedures of relatively slight extent and not in itself hazardous to life. (Dorland, 28th ed & Stedman, 25th ed)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
A slowly growing malignant neoplasm derived from cartilage cells, occurring most frequently in pelvic bones or near the ends of long bones, in middle-aged and old people. Most chondrosarcomas arise de novo, but some may develop in a preexisting benign cartilaginous lesion or in patients with ENCHONDROMATOSIS. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Adhesives used to fix prosthetic devices to bones and to cement bone to bone in difficult fractures. Synthetic resins are commonly used as cements. A mixture of monocalcium phosphate, monohydrate, alpha-tricalcium phosphate, and calcium carbonate with a sodium phosphate solution is also a useful bone paste.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERUS.
Abnormal placentation in which all or parts of the PLACENTA are attached directly to the MYOMETRIUM due to a complete or partial absence of DECIDUA. It is associated with POSTPARTUM HEMORRHAGE because of the failure of placental separation.
The second largest of the TARSAL BONES. It articulates with the TIBIA and FIBULA to form the ANKLE JOINT.
Caustic extract from the roots of Podophyllum peltatum and P. emodi. It contains PODOPHYLLOTOXIN and its congeners and is very irritating to mucous membranes and skin. Podophyllin is a violent purgative that may cause CNS damage and teratogenesis. It is used as a paint for warts, skin neoplasms, and senile keratoses.
Division of tissues by a high-frequency current applied locally with a metal instrument or needle. (Stedman, 25th ed)
The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
Restoration of integrity to traumatized tissue.
Only about 10% of patients with PTD can be treated successfully with a second curettage. In some very rare cases, a GTD can ... Suction curettage is the preferred method of evacuation. Hysterectomy is an alternative if no further pregnancies are wished ... Both are usually treated with chemotherapy. Methotrexate and dactinomycin are among the chemotherapy drugs used in GTD. In ... van Trommel NE, Massuger LF, Verheijen RH, Sweep FC, Thomas CM (October 2005). "The curative effect of a second curettage in ...
Curettage is a commonly used technique. The situation is complicated in a patient with a pathological fracture. It may be best ... Patients with tumors that are not amenable to surgery are treated with radiation therapy. However caution is employed since a ...
Recurrence after electrodesiccation and curettage can occur; it can usually be identified and treated promptly with either ... electrodesiccation and curettage often suffice to control keratoacanthomas until they regress. Other modalities of treatment ... further curettage or surgical excision. In 1889, Sir Jonathan Hutchinson described a crateriform ulcer on the face". In 1936, ...
Shu SR, Luo X, Wang ZX, Yao YH (2015-08-01). "Cesarean scar pregnancy treated by curettage and aspiration guided by laparoscopy ... Dilation and curettage (D&C) is sometimes used to diagnose pregnancy location with the aim of differentiating between an EP and ... A treated persistent PUL is defined as one managed medically (generally with methotrexate) without confirmation of the location ... When ectopic pregnancies are treated, the prognosis for the mother is very good in Western countries; maternal death is rare, ...
Generally, lesions can be treated with electrodesiccation and curettage, or cryosurgery. When correctly performed, removal of ... "Inverted follicular keratosis successfully treated with imiquimod". Indian Dermatology Online Journal. 7 (3): 177-9. doi: ...
... with dilation and curettage is used to treat molar pregnancy. Methotrexate can be given by mouth or by injection ( ... Methotrexate was first made in 1947 and initially was used to treat cancer, as it was less toxic than the then current ... It is used to treat cancer, autoimmune diseases, and ectopic pregnancy and for medical abortions. Types of cancers it is used ... Those individuals with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate have been found to have a lower risk of cardiovascular ...
... and less blood loss than curettage. The drug misoprostol is an alternative to manual removal and is another option for treating ... The curative care aspect of PAC includes treating incomplete abortions by removing any fetal or maternal tissues remaining in ... It includes curative care, such as treating abortion complications, as well as preventative care, such as providing birth ... This can include using vacuum aspiration (suction) or curettage (scraping). Aspiration results in shorter procedure times, less ...
Therefore, it can be treated with curettage, hysterectomy and single agent or multi agent chemotherapy. Although this group of ... Common surgical options include dilation and curettage, and hysterectomy. FIGO modified Prognostic Scoring System. The system ...
The cure rate can vary, depending on the aggressiveness of the EDC and the free margin treated. Some advocate curettage alone ... Electrodesiccation and curettage (EDC, also known as curettage and cautery, simply curettage) is accomplished by using a round ... This cycle is repeated 3 to 5 times, and the free skin margin treated is usually 4 to 6 mm. Cure rate is very much user- ... There is no clear approach for treating basal-cell carcinoma around the eye. For ill-defined or recurrent basal-cell cancer on ...
Small unilocular lesions have been successfully treated with enucleation and curettage followed by chemical bone cautery. ... Multilocular tumors exhibit a 25% recurrence rate and, therefore, must be treated more aggressively. In the case of a ...
He treated this with curettage and drastic caustics, sometimes after using a dilation knife (hysterotome) for the cervix. At ...
The benign mucocutaneous lesions observed in Cowden syndrome are typically not treated unless they become symptomatic or ... If this occurs, numerous treatment options, including topical agents, cryosurgery, curettage, laser ablation, and excision, may ... Malignancies that occur in Cowden syndrome are usually treated in the same fashion as those that occur sporadically in patients ...
Peripheral ostectomy after curettage and/or enucleation. Extensive cysts may require a bone graft after bone resection and ... Cavity wall can be treated with the fixative either before enucleation to kill the lining of the wall or added after curretage ... As the condition is quite rare, opinions among experts about how to treat OKCs differ. A 2015 Cochrane review found that there ... Curettage involving simple excision and scraping-out of cavity. Carnoy's solution fixative (ethanol, chloroform and acetic acid ...
... and tumors can be surgically treated. These are typically done to treat and remove any extraneous bone tissue while preserving ... The surgery utilizes the removal of tissue (curettage) and bone reconstruction in order to remove enchondromas and improve ... Fractures have been treated using a variety of methods such as bone grafting, internal fixation, corticoplasty, Ilizarov ... These are done to treat and remove any extraneous bone tissue while preserving the function of limb if possible. One out of ...
As the condition is quite rare, opinions among experts about how to treat OKCs differ. ... Curettage (simple excision & scrape-out of cavity).. *Peripheral ostectomy after curettage and/or enucleation. ...
A commonly prescribed oral medication used to treat the lesions is cimetidine and a topical therapy is Podophyllotoxin cream ... Cryotherapy involves freezing the lesions with liquid nitrogen, whereas curettage involves piercing the core and scraping the ... Most typical therapies are ineffective in treating these people. The recommended treatment in this case are therapies that help ... In healthy (non-immunocompromised) individuals, cryotherapy, curettage, laser therapy, oral therapy, or a topical therapy is ...
He also treated King Abdullah I of Jordan. Another Torah Leader whom Wallach had the merit to treat was the Previous ... If transporting to the hospital would be dangerous, he performed curettage; otherwise, he accompanied the patient on a ... whom he treated in Hebron, Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld, Rav of Jerusalem, Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Dushinsky, the first Dushinsky ... and Wallach was aboard and treated him and cared for him until he regained his strength. Soon after, he approached Rabbi ...
Frequently, they are treated with electrodesiccation (cauterization) and curettage (excision), though laser treatment using ...
The types of methods used to treat this type of cyst are curettage and bone grafting, aspiration, steroid injections, and bone ... Aneurysmal bone cysts can be treated with a variety of different methods. These methods include open curettage and bone ... The traumatic bone cyst treatment consists of surgical exploration, curettage of the osseous socket and bony walls, subsequent ...
... have been shown to occur between 5 months and 7 years after initial treatment and are generally treated with repeat curettage ... In addition to curettage, electric or chemical cauterization (via phenol) can be used as well as cryotherapy and wide or ... Recurrences are more common in cases involving an open epiphyseal plate where they can be attributed to inadequate curettage to ... In patients who are near the end of skeletal growth, complete curettage of the growth plate is an option. ...
If a NICO lesion is suspected in relation to an endodontically treated tooth, if possible, periradicular surgery and curettage ... Atypical odontalgia (AO) is very similar in many respects to AFP, with some sources treating them as the same entity, and ... In addition, the practice of recommending the extraction of endodontically treated teeth for the prevention of NICO, or any ... with endodontically treated teeth have been presented the treatment option of tooth extraction followed by periapical curettage ...
Surgery is usually the most effective approach and is used to treat most benign tumors. In some case other treatments may be of ... Benign skin tumors are usually surgically resected but other treatments such as cryotherapy, curettage, electrodesiccation, ... Adenomas of the rectum may be treated with sclerotherapy, a treatment in which chemicals are used to shrink blood vessels in ... Radiation can also be used to treat hemangiomas in the rectum. ... benign intercranial tumors are sometimes treated with radiation ...
Unless they are symptomatic, teeth treated with root canal therapy should be evaluated at 1- and 2-year intervals after the ... Non-restorable teeth must be extracted, followed by curettage of all apical soft tissue. ... abscesses that do not heal or enlarge are often treated with surgery and filling the root tips; and will require a biopsy to ...
If a patient needs to be treated with surgery, a standard surgical procedure would be called for; the patient would be resting ... Treatments using steroid injections are preferred over curettage, but there are few risks from the method, which are limited to ... Bone Grafting: Bone grafting is proceeded with after curettage; the empty cavity is transplanted with donor bone tissue, bone ... Curettage: Surgeons create an incision or opening in the bone to drain out the fluids inside the cyst. After the fluid is ...
... diagnose and treat malignant bone tumors. Bloodgood found that "giant-cell sarcoma" were bone tissue reactions to irritants ... rather than malignant growths, and could be cured by curettage rather than by amputating the limb. Bloodgood thought that the ... which could be detected and treated before serious malignancy had developed. Some of his ideas about the relationship of cancer ... for advances in methods of identifying and treating benign and malignant cancers, particularly breast and bone cancers, and for ...
... and used to treat at least 15 patients. Moreover, he conducted clinical research on "the use of ivory powder in place of ... cancellous bone to pack the resulting cavities of giant cell tumour of bone after curettage"; at least 27 cases were treated ... "a new technique for treating infantile pseudoarthrosis of the tibia." San Baw got the idea to use ivory for hip replacements ... "a new technique for treating infantile pseudoarthrosis of the tibia." As the chief orthopaedic surgeon at Mandalay General ...
The use of lasers in treating periodontal disease has been seen by some dental professionals as controversial. The American ... Moreover, published studies suggest that use of lasers for ENAP procedures and/or gingival curettage could render root surfaces ... The current AAP website indicates that lasers can be used to treat periodontal disease, and current controlled studies have ... "Lasers and bacterial reduction: A comprehensive technique to treat chronic periodontitis". Dentistry IQ. Retrieved 28 April ...
... of the jaw which may behave aggressively and have a high propensity to recur when treated with simple enucleation and curettage ...
Small lesions are also typically treated with mouthrinses such as chlorhexidine mouthrinse at 0.12% or antifungal mouthrinse/ ... whereas lesions removed by surgical curettage require around 21 to 23 healing days. During healing interval, the existing ... Orenstein NP, Taylor T (April 2014). "A nonsurgical approach to treating aggressive inflammatory papillary hyperplasia: a ... Partial-thickness or full-thickness surgical blade excision Electrosurgery Curettage Laser surgery Cryosurgery Lesions removed ...
The most common form is called an "aspiration abortion" or a "suction curettage."[10] This can be done in a doctor's office or ... a retrospective analysis of 3161 consecutive cases of early medical abortion treated with reduced doses of mifepristone and ... 90.9% were done by curettage, 7.7% were medical abortions (using drugs, mifepristone in most cases), 0.4% by "intrauterine ...
Surgery of the anal fistula to drain an abscess treats the fistula and reduces likelihood of its recurrence and the need for ... Kronborg O, Olsen H (1984). "Incision and drainage v. incision, curettage and suture under antibiotic cover in anorectal ...
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... curettage, surgical excision, and antivenom.[49][50] None of these treatments have been subjected to randomized controlled ... There have been conflicting reports about its efficacy in treating brown recluse bites, and some have suggested it should no ... dapsone may be effective in treating many "spider bites" because many such cases are actually misdiagnosed microbial infections ...
The Catechism of the Catholic Church states that the embryo "must be treated from conception as a person." "The church has not ... "curettage". It was estimated that 20,000 abortions were performed each year (in comparison to 100,000 births).[111] ... anal and oral intercourse were treated much more harshly, as was intentional homicide.[14]:67-74[17]:155-165[32]:135-213 ... the Catholic Catechism teaches that the embryo must be treated from conception "as" (Latin: tamquam, "as if") a human person.[ ...
The biopsy may be obtained either by curettage at the same time as inpatient or outpatient hysteroscopy, or by using an ... although hormonal contraception does not treat the underlying cause of the imbalance). If it is due to polycystic ovary ... Abnormal endometrium may have to be investigated by a hysteroscopy with a biopsy or a dilation and curettage. ...
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Herbalist Nicholas Culpepper (1616-1654) claimed to have treated his daughter for scrofula with lesser celandine, and cured her ... curettage or total excision (with the risk in the latter procedure, however, often causing unsightly scarring, damage to the ... was thought to be useful in treating the disease, according to the Doctrine of signatures - the plant being hung around the ... was administered as an ointment or pill or inhaled as a vapor to treat skin diseases. Mercury taken internally induced vomiting ...
They are easily treated with surgery or radiation. Squamous-cell skin cancers are also common, but much less common than basal- ... Other modalities of treatment such as photodynamic therapy, topical chemotherapy, electrodesiccation and curettage can be found ... When SCC is not treated, it may develop into a large mass. Squamous-cell is the second most common skin cancer. It is dangerous ... Around 434,000 people receive treatment for non-melanoma skin cancers and 10,300 are treated for melanoma. Melanoma is the most ...
A type of phototheraphy that uses blue light with a range of 420-470 nm, used to treat neonatal jaundice. ...
Surgery is usually the most effective approach and is used to treat most benign tumors. In some case other treatments may be of ... curettage, electrodesiccation, laser therapy, dermabrasion, chemical peels and topical medication are used.[35][36] ... Adenomas of the rectum may be treated with sclerotherapy, a treatment in which chemicals are used to shrink blood vessels in ... Radiation can also be used to treat hemangiomas in the rectum.[13] Benign skin tumors are usually surgically resected but other ...
Root canal treatment is a dental procedure used to treat infected tooth pulp which would be otherwise extracted. The pulp is ... and diseased tissue is removed at this point through curettage.[14] The root end resection is carried out, removing 3mm ... The tooth to be treated is then isolated using a rubber dam, which prevents saliva entering the tooth during treatment and ... Endodontists use microscopes during treatment to better treat the small internal anatomy of teeth without taking away too much ...
He was also the first to illustrate the various cannulae and the first to treat a wart with an iron tube and caustic metal as a ... Surgery[a] is a medical specialty that uses operative manual and instrumental techniques on a patient to investigate or treat a ... Therapeutic surgery treats a previously diagnosed condition. Cosmetic surgery is done to subjectively improve the appearance of ... The Lancet, "On a new method of treating compound fracture, abscess, etc.: with observation on the conditions of suppuration". ...
Hydrogen peroxide was long considered a suitable over-the-counter agent to treat gingivitis. There has been evidence to show ... Rigorous plaque control programs along with periodontal scaling and curettage also have proved to be helpful, although ... curettage, mouth washes containing chlorhexidine or hydrogen peroxide, and flossing. Interdental brushes also help remove any ...
Herbalist Nicholas Culpepper (1616-1654), is claimed to have treated his daughter for scrofula with lesser celandine, and cured ... curettage or total excision (with the risk in the latter procedure, however, often causing unsightly scarring, damage to the ...
... clearance of AKs treated with topical 5-FU.[41][42] 5-FU may be up to 90% effective in treating non-hyperkeratotic lesions.[43] ... Shave excision and curettage (frequently followed by electrodessication[63]): This technique is often used for treatment of AKs ... Resiquimod is a TLR 7/8 agonist that works similarly to imiquimod, but is 10 to 100 times more potent; when used to treat AK ... Robins, P; Gupta, AK (August 2002). "The use of topical fluorouracil to treat actinic keratosis". Cutis. 70 (2 Suppl): 4-7. ...
Surgical curettage of the wart. *Laser treatment - often with a pulse dye laser or carbon dioxide (CO2) laser. Pulse dye lasers ... "Treating Warts". British Medical Journal. 2002-08-31. Archived from the original on 2010-11-03. Retrieved 2013-05-17.. ... Two viral warts on a middle finger, being treated with a mixture of acids (like salicylic acid) to remove them. A white ... treated by lipid garlic extract". Dermatologic Therapy. 27 (5): 272-77. doi:10.1111/dth.12136.. ...
... with dilatation and curettage is used to treat molar pregnancy. AdministrationEdit. Methotrexate can be given by ... Methotrexate was made in 1947 and initially came into medical use to treat cancer, as it was less toxic than the then-current ... It is also used to treat ectopic pregnancies, provided the fallopian tube has not ruptured.[1][23] ... Lopez-Olivo, MA (2014). "Methotrexate for treating rheumatoid arthritis". Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (6): CD000957 ...
The Leges Henrici Primi, written c. 1115, treated pre-quickening abortion as a misdemeanor, and post-quickening abortion as ... Dilation and curettage has been practiced since the late 19th century.[141] ... wing of the feminist movement refused to advocate abortion and treated the practice as an example of the hideous extremes to ... Patent medicines which claimed to treat "female complaints" often contained such ingredients as pennyroyal, tansy, and savin. ...
Rochet Y, Dargent D, Bremond A, Priou G, Rudigoz RC (1979). "The obstetrical outcome of women with surgically treated uterine ... "Dilatation and curettage". A-Z Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth by WHO. Retrieved February 20, 2006.. ... Dilation (or dilatation) and curettage (D&C) refers to the dilation (widening/opening) of the cervix and surgical removal of ... "Dilation and sharp curettage (D&C) for abortion". Women's Health. WebMD. 2004-10-07. Retrieved 2007-04-29.. ...
For cases treated surgically, information obtained from the pathologist can be used in assigning a separate pathologic stage, ... endocervical curettage, hysteroscopy, cystoscopy, proctoscopy, intravenous urography, and X-ray examination of the lungs and ... In addition, chemotherapy can be used to treat cervical cancer, and has been found to be more effective than radiation alone. ... Larger early-stage tumors (IB2 and IIA more than 4 cm) may be treated with radiation therapy and cisplatin-based chemotherapy, ...
It has been recognized since the 19th century that it is optimal for a woman with puerperal psychosis to be treated at home, ... Among the outstanding contributions were Delay's unique investigation using serial curettage and Kendell's record-linkage study ...
... for he treats his characters 'from one equal to another', places himself among them, advancing a vision 'from within' which ... a doctor preemptively subjected her to curettage over a case of vaginal bleeding. Written during Lungu's stay at the Villa Mont ...
The following day he would complete the curettage. Spencer refined his own technique and he stuck with it for 40 years. The ... Thus, neither his technique nor the number and type of patients treated can be verified. One of Spencer's arrests stemmed from ...
Efficacy Study of a Bioelectric Dressing to Treat Wounds Caused by Curettage and Electrodesiccation. The safety and scientific ... Efficacy Study of a Bioelectric Dressing to Treat Wounds Caused by Curettage and Electrodesiccation ... Efficacy of the PROCELLERA Wound Dressing in the Healing of Wounds After Curettage and Electrodesiccation of Skin Lesions ... or a silver-foam dressing are effective in the treatment of wounds resulting from curettage and electrodesiccation of skin ...
Here, we reported a case of cesarean scar pregnancy treated by curettage and aspiration guided by laparoscopy. The treatment ... Keywords: cesarean scar pregnancy, laparoscopy, curettage and aspiration ... Cesarean scar pregnancy treated by curettage and aspiration guided by laparoscopy Shan-rong Shu, Xin Luo, Zhi-xin Wang, Yu-hong ... Here, we reported a case of cesarean scar pregnancy treated by curettage and aspiration guided by laparoscopy. The treatment ...
Learn about the ways in which skin cancer can be treated, which includes surgery, radiotherapy, curettage and cautery, ... Curettage and cautery. Curettage and cautery is usually done by a dermatologist. You will be given a local anaesthetic and the ... Curettage and cautery is when the doctor gently removes the cancer with a sharp tool called a curette. They then use low-level ... More complex cases may be treated by a surgeon. The doctor uses a local anaesthetic to numb the affected area and cuts out the ...
Dilation and curettage (D and C) is a female surgical procedure. It can be used for diagnosis, treatment, or following a ... It can help treat certain conditions, such as abnormal bleeding. A D and C may be done after a miscarriage. This is if your ... Dilation and curettage (D and C) is a type of female surgical procedure. It consists of manually dilating, or opening, your ... A suction curettage may be performed instead. The doctor removes the curette and speculum once the procedure is complete. ...
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Dilation and curettage. Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a surgical procedure that opens the cervix and then uses a vacuum-like ... to treat late-stage tumours or large uterine tumours. * to manage symptoms of advanced GTD, such as uncontrollable bleeding and ... A dilation and curettage (D&C) is the most common surgery and is an option for women who still want to have children. Sometimes ... A D&C is used to treat a complete or partial hydatidiform mole and allows for fertility to be preserved. It is often the only ...
Treating Seborrheic Keratosis The number of people suffering from seborrheic keratosis is on the increase. After years of sun ... Liver Spots & Curettage. adminsos 10th July 2011 Liver Spots & Curettage. What do we know about liver spots other than that ... One method of treatment, not as often used, is curettage.. Curettage is a medical procedure which involves the use of an ... Treatment for liver spots using curettage involves numbing the skin with a local anesthetic, followed by the scraping of the ...
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  • Dilation and curettage ( D and C ) is a type of female surgical procedure. (familydoctor.org)
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a surgical procedure that opens the cervix and then uses a vacuum-like device and a small instrument to remove all abnormal tissue from the lining of the uterus. (cancer.ca)
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure to remove tissue from inside your uterus. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Doctors perform dilation and curettage to diagnose and treat certain uterine conditions - such as heavy bleeding - or to clear the uterine lining after a miscarriage or abortion. (mayoclinic.org)
  • In a dilation and curettage - sometimes spelled "dilatation" and curettage - your doctor uses small instruments or a medication to open (dilate) your cervix - the lower, narrow part of your uterus. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Dilation and curettage can diagnose or treat a uterine condition. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Dilation and curettage is usually very safe, and complications are rare. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Dilation (or dilatation ) and curettage ( D&C ) refers to the dilation (widening/opening) of the cervix and surgical removal of part of the lining of the uterus and/or contents of the uterus by scraping and scooping ( curettage ). (wikipedia.org)
  • [2] However, some sources use the term D&C to refer more generally to any procedure that involves the processes of dilation and removal of uterine contents, which includes the more common suction curettage procedures of manual and electric vacuum aspiration . (wikipedia.org)
  • At Spire Hartswood Hospital in Brentwood, Essex, expert surgeons carry out dilation and curettage (D&C) surgery in a clean and safe private hospital environment. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Talk to your doctor about dilation and curettage. (wikihow.com)
  • Dilation and Curettage (D&C) is a type of surgery used to diagnose and treat problems with woman's uterus . (wikipedia.org)
  • This can be done with an endometrial biopsy , dilation and curettage , or hysteroscopy . (acog.org)
  • The suction style dilation and curettage is used in this case most of the time. (checkpregnancy.com)
  • Home PREGNANCY TESTS Benefits And Risks Associated With Dilation And Curettage! (thepregnancyzone.com)
  • Dilation and curettage is the procedure, also called as D&C. D means dilation, which is enlarging and C means curettage, which means scrapping. (thepregnancyzone.com)
  • The first and the main step in dilation and curettage procedure is to dilate the cervix. (thepregnancyzone.com)
  • If the spotting continues, then your practitioner performs the dilation and curettage to detect the causes. (thepregnancyzone.com)
  • Hysteroscopy and dilation and curettage are performed to make sure your signs are not caused by uterine cancer. (thepregnancyzone.com)
  • Here you'll find the answers to many of your questions about dilation and curettage (D&C). Learn how the procedure is done, what it may cost, what your recovery may be like, and more. (hcf.com.au)
  • What is a dilation and curettage? (hcf.com.au)
  • Curettage and dilation are done to you under local anesthesia. (onlinecancerguide.com)
  • D & C procedure is also known as dilation and curettage. (indiaparenting.com)
  • D & C or dilation and curettage is a procedure in which the doctor expands the uterus so that the uterine lining is removed. (indiaparenting.com)
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C) and hysteroscopy are common and effective treatments with their advantages and disadvantages. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Seborrheic keratosis and genital warts may be treated with cryotherapy with superior cosmetic results. (medscape.com)
  • Sometimes a doctor will recommend salicylic acid combined with cryotherapy to treat the wart. (healthline.com)
  • Best results of cryotherapy can be achieved when the patient is treated every two or three weeks. (aafp.org)
  • Current treatments for basal cell carcinoma include topical chemotherapy, curettage, surgical excision, cryotherapy and radiotherapy. (nice.org.uk)
  • Actinic keratoses and Bowen's disease are usually treated with curettage, cryotherapy or topical chemotherapy. (nice.org.uk)
  • Spontaneous disappearance of lesions is the norm, but treatment by local destruction (curettage, cryotherapy, or trichloroacetic acid) or immunologic modulation can shorten the disease course, possibly reducing autoinoculation and transmission. (aafp.org)
  • Curettage or cryotherapy is commonly performed in the primary care setting. (aafp.org)
  • Treatments include freeze treatment (cryotherapy- see information leaflet on cryotherapy ), curettage (scraping away the bumps) or use of topical preparations such as potassium hydroxide. (bad.org.uk)
  • The lesions usually disappear spontaneously within 6 months, but can also be treated by curettage, cryotherapy and chemical ways. (thehealthnews.org)
  • One risk of sharp curettage is uterine perforation . (wikipedia.org)
  • Uterine curettage. (womens-health.co.uk)
  • Dilatation and curettage, also called as, D&C is a minor gynecological procedure, which involves dilating the cervix and curetting the uterine contents. (medindia.net)
  • This phase II trial is studying how well medroxyprogesterone works in treating patients with endometrioid adenocarcinoma (cancer) of the uterine corpus (the body of the uterus, not including the cervix). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • It may be performed to remove tissue for diagnostic examination, to remove small tumors or to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. (rochester.edu)
  • This is performed to diagnose and treat uterine conditions. (checkpregnancy.com)
  • D & C procedure is carried out to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. (indiaparenting.com)
  • Dilatation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure used to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the womb, to detect growths and to remove remaining tissue after a miscarriage or birth. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • A dilatation and curettage (D&C) procedure can be used to diagnose and treat conditions such as abnormal bleeding, or to detect cancerous and benign growths of the womb. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • You will usually be given a general anaesthesia for dilatation and curettage (D&C), which means you'll be asleep throughout the procedure and will not feel any pain. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Dilatation and curettage, also called as D&C, is a common surgical procedure done on women to scrape and collect the tissue from inside the uterus. (medindia.net)
  • Dilatation and curettage (D&C) may be done as a diagnostic or a therapeutic procedure. (medindia.net)
  • Pre-operative Preparations are done prior to a Dilatation and Curettage procedure to improve the out come of surgery. (medindia.net)
  • Dilatation and Curettage can be done under general, spinal or local anesthesia. (medindia.net)
  • Curettage is a medical procedure which involves the use of an instrument, called a curette (the French word for scoop) which is scoop or hoe shaped instrument, approximately the size of a scalpel which may be either blunt or sharp. (ag3derm.com)
  • D&C normally refers to a procedure involving a curette , also called sharp curettage . (wikipedia.org)
  • Curettage and electrodessication (C&D, or ED&C) is a basic skin procedure in which the technique of curettage using a sharp curette is followed by electrodessication. (medscape.com)
  • Curettage ("C") is the second part of the procedure and is done to scrape the inside contents of the uterus. (medindia.net)
  • This is the surgical procedure most commonly used to treat NOFs. (orthoinfo.org)
  • This procedure is done to examine and treat abdominal and pelvic organs through a small surgical viewing instrument (laparoscope) inserted into the abdomen at the navel. (rochester.edu)
  • D ilation and curettage is an abdominal procedure in which tissue is removed from inside the uterus. (checkpregnancy.com)
  • Curettage and cautery is usually done by a dermatologist. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Photodynamic therapy with aminolevulinic acid has the best evidence of effectiveness compared with pulsed dye laser, intralesional bleomycin, and surgical removal using curettage or cautery. (aafp.org)
  • Sometimes other surgical methods are used such as curettage and cautery. (bad.org.uk)
  • Curettage refers to the "scraping" of the lining of the uterus (womb). (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Then, how to treat thickening of uterus? (womens-health.co.uk)
  • At last, we have to stress that keeping good hygiene habit and living a regular life is also very important for preventing and treating thickening of uterus. (womens-health.co.uk)
  • PURPOSE: This phase II trial is studying how well trabectedin works in treating patients with advanced, persistent, or recurrent leiomyosarcoma of the uterus. (stanford.edu)
  • This phase II trial studies how well a second curettage (removal of the abnormal cancer cells in the uterus using a method of surgically removing the lining of the uterus) works in treating patients with gestational trophoblastic tumors that did not go away after a first curettage (persistent) and has not yet spread to other places in the body (non-metastatic). (stanford.edu)
  • Like cryosurgery, topical chemotherapy it is used to treat actinic keratosis and superficial skin cancers. (mdanderson.org)
  • Generally, lesions can be treated with electrodesiccation and curettage, or cryosurgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patella is a relative uncommon site for chondroblastoma.Most of cases of chondroblastoma in patella reported in literature are treated with patellectomy.We treated a large chondroblastic lesion in patella of an 22 year old male with curettage, burring and bone graft and the result was satisfactory after 8 months postoperation,with complete consolidation of new bone on radiographs, absence of pain and full range of knee motion. (jocponline.com)
  • The group treated with the hydroquinone/tretinoin also reported distortion as none or mild for every lesion. (multibriefs.com)
  • The physician assessed percent clearance of all treated lesions and the control lesion. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A single 10 J/cm2 pulse with 10 ms pulse duration will be used to treat the lesion. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A second lesion will be treated with curettage with or without anesthetic, depending on the patient's preference. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A third lesion will be treated with electrodesiccation after infiltration of 1% lidocaine with epinephrine. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A fourth lesion will not be treated and will serve as a control. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Most types of skin cancer that are diagnosed in the early stages are treated by removing the lesion. (aarp.org)
  • More than one lesion may be treated in a session and the treatment may be repeated. (nice.org.uk)
  • Topical creams and ointments are applied to each lesion, often repeatedly for several weeks until all lesions are treated. (innerbody.com)
  • Imiquimod treats the lesion by triggering a local immune response. (innerbody.com)
  • In curettage, special instruments are used to scrape the tumor out of the bone. (orthoinfo.org)
  • Examine the mechanisms surrounding the dynamic changes in endometrial tumor cells by determining possible correlations among histologic response, steroid receptor status, immunohistochemical measures of growth and apoptosis, and gene expression profiles in patients treated with this drug. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Secondary - To evaluate if response to a second curettage is independent of the tumor burden as measured by the quantitative beta-human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) assay at study entry. (centerwatch.com)
  • de Molon RS, Verzola MH, Pires LC, Mascarenhas VI, da Silva RB, Cirelli JA et al (2015) Five years follow-up of a keratocyst odontogenic tumor treated by marsupialization and enucleation: a case report and literature review. (springer.com)
  • Surgery may be used to treat GTD that has spread to distant sites in the body, such as the brain, intestines, kidneys, liver or lung, especially if the tumours are resistant to chemotherapy. (cancer.ca)
  • If blood levels of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG or b-HCG) start to stabilize, rise or are still measureable after a few months following surgery for a hydatidiform mole, it means you have a persistent mole (such as an invasive mole or a choriocarcinoma), which will need to be treated further with chemotherapy. (cancer.ca)
  • Radiation therapy isn't used often to treat GTD unless it has spread and isn't responding to chemotherapy. (cancer.ca)
  • Chemotherapy refers to therapy that uses medicine to treat the cancer and different drugs attack your cancer in various ways. (roswellpark.org)
  • A second curettage may be effective in treating persistent gestational trophoblastic tumors and may decrease the likelihood that patients will need chemotherapy in the near future. (stanford.edu)
  • In this study, we compared the oncologic and functional outcomes of wide resection with extended curettage and local adjuvant therapy (phenolization and cementation), as a less extensive surgery for paediatric ES with a complete radiologic response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy. (springer.com)
  • The oncologic outcome of extended curettage and local adjuvant therapy in paediatric ES with complete radiological response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy is comparable to wide resection, yet it offers considerably better functional results. (springer.com)
  • After confirmation of diagnosis, chemotherapy administration will proceed per standard institutional protocol and surgical planning will be performed by the treating gynecologic oncologist. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Forty-three CSP cases after unsuccessful curettage treatment were successfully treated by operative hysteroscopy. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Hysteroscopy therapy could treat persistent CSP effectively and safely after curettage treatment failure. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Mohs' surgery, or microscopically controlled excision, is usually done under local anaesthetic by a dermatologist to treat large skin cancers that have penetrated deep into the skin or come back (recurred). (cancervic.org.au)
  • Surgery can treat most cases of Asherman syndrome. (familydoctor.org)
  • Surgery is usually used to treat GTD. (cancer.ca)
  • The following types of surgery are used to treat GTD. (cancer.ca)
  • This technique is generally used for cancers that may be hard to treat with surgery (for example, on the eyelids or nose), or if the person is medically unfit for any type of surgery. (mydr.com.au)
  • A subset of 15 patients has tissue collected by pipelle biopsy or curettage at baseline, 72 hours after medroxyprogesterone therapy, and during surgery for gene expression arrays. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Lasers surgery is used to treat precancerous conditions like actinic keratosis and early, superficial skin cancers. (mdanderson.org)
  • Heavy bleeding (hemorrhaging) is not common and may be treated by repeat suction, medication or, rarely, surgery. (louisiana.gov)
  • Reflecting their commitment to doing everything possible to ease patients' suffering, the surgeons in the Division of Colorectal Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia have recently developed a new protocol to treat anal fissures, a painful condition frequently misdiagnosed as hemorrhoids. (columbiasurgery.org)
  • Removing the wart with surgery (electrosurgery, curettage, laser surgery). (cigna.com)
  • Surgery , radiation therapy and hormonal therapy are used to treat this cancer. (onlinecancerguide.com)
  • Many symptoms can be treated with medication and/or surgery, but some cancers and neurologic problems can be life threatening. (rarediseases.org)
  • In many cases, endometrial hyperplasia can be treated with progestin . (acog.org)
  • This randomized phase III trial studies pelvic radiation therapy to see how well it works compared with vaginal implant radiation therapy, paclitaxel, and carboplatin in treating patients with high-risk stage I or stage II endometrial cancer. (stanford.edu)
  • It is not yet known whether pelvic radiation therapy alone is more effective than vaginal implant radiation therapy, paclitaxel, and carboplatin in treating patients with endometrial cancer. (stanford.edu)
  • Endometrial atrophy can be treated with medicines. (drugs.com)
  • Endometrial hyperplasia may be treated with progestin hormone therapy. (drugs.com)
  • Patients will undergo standard biopsy or endometrial curettage to confirm diagnosis. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A common treatment to treat superficial basal cell carcinomas (BCC) is electrodessication and curettage (EDC). (multibriefs.com)
  • This method is called electrodessication and curettage. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Using medicines (liquids or creams), such as those used to treat warts . (webmd.com)
  • Curettage and electrodessication (C&D) may be used for small benign skin lesions and tumors, including warts , seborrheic keratosis , pyogenic granuloma , granulation tissue, and genital warts . (medscape.com)
  • Genital warts should not be treated at home using over-the-counter medicines. (hse.ie)
  • Several treatment options are available to help treat warts and verrucas successfully. (hse.ie)
  • See related handout on treating warts , written by the authors of this article. (aafp.org)
  • How and when to treat molluscum contagiosum and warts in children. (medscape.com)
  • Warts: Should I Treat Warts? (nkch.org)
  • 9 Imiquimod is available as a 5-percent cream and is approved for treating genital and nongenital warts. (aafp.org)
  • Clinical recurrence at 10 occurred in 67% of those treatment of EGW alone vs if pregnant and if the warts week intervals up to 6 months treated with laser alone, laser treatment followed by had ever been treated before. (cdc.gov)
  • Sunspots, superficial BCCs and Bowen disease can be treated using a cream called imiquimod. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Anecdotal reports and small studies suggest that imiquimod, an immune enhancer that induces cytokines, may be useful in treating MC, especially when numerous lesions are present or destructive methods are not tolerated. (aafp.org)
  • Electrosurgery, or burning of tissue with an electric current, is used after the curettage process to control bleeding and destroy any remaining cancer cells. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • OBJECTIVES: Primary - To determine the response to second curettage in patients with persistent, non-metastatic gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN). (centerwatch.com)
  • Cosmetic results may be better with other procedures such as shave removal or simple curettage. (medscape.com)
  • Modalities include laser, electrodessication, and simple curettage. (mdedge.com)
  • A suction curettage may be performed instead. (familydoctor.org)
  • Infection rates are less than 1 percent for suction curettage, 1.5 percent for D&E, and 5 percent for labor induction. (louisiana.gov)
  • The clots usually are removed by a repeat suction curettage. (louisiana.gov)
  • Lesions such as skin tags that have a narrow stalk may be better treated with snip excision to avoid channeling of the electric current into the underlying tissue. (medscape.com)
  • In most cases, molluscum contagiosum doesn't need to be treated. (webmd.com)
  • How is potassium hydroxide used to treat molluscum contagiosum? (medscape.com)
  • Wilson LM, Reid CM. Molluscum contagiosum in atopic dermatitis treated with 0.1% tacrolimus ointment. (medscape.com)
  • In some cases, the cone biopsy treats the problem because all the diseased tissue is removed. (rochester.edu)
  • Additionally, a research blood sample will be collected on the same day as the biopsy/curettage. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Treatment: a vacuum aspiration (curettage). (womenonwaves.org)
  • Treatment: a vacuum aspiration (curettage),or 2 tablets of misoprostol under the tongue during half an hour (WHO). (womenonwaves.org)
  • The purpose of this study is to determine whether a bioelectric wound dressing, a silver-coated dressing, or a silver-foam dressing are effective in the treatment of wounds resulting from curettage and electrodesiccation of skin lesions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • It is often the only treatment needed to treat molar pregnancies. (cancer.ca)
  • One method of treatment, not as often used, is curettage. (ag3derm.com)
  • Treatment for liver spots using curettage involves numbing the skin with a local anesthetic, followed by the scraping of the blemishes. (ag3derm.com)
  • Salicylic acid is a topical treatment that's commonly used to treat acne blemishes. (healthline.com)
  • There was an observed improvement in 72% of the lesions treated with the hydroquinone/ tretinoin treatment versus a 62% improvement in the standard treatment. (multibriefs.com)
  • The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy of a 585 nm PDL for the treatment of Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra, and compare it to therapy with curettage (scraping the lesions off) and electrodesiccation (burning the lesions off). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Efficacy of a 585 nm Pulsed Dye Laser (PDL) for the Treatment of Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra, and Compare it to Therapy With Curettage and Electrodesiccation. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The treatment of enchondromas in the hand by endoscopic curettage without bone grafting. (biomedsearch.com)
  • We conclude that endoscopic curettage without bone grafting is an effective treatment of enchondroma in the hand. (biomedsearch.com)
  • He was Director of the Gonda Wound Treatment Center, which treated patients with refractory wounds. (stanford.edu)
  • It can also be used to treat basal and squamous cell carcinomas. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • While treating these carcinomas is usually simple, it may not be permanent. (qualityhealth.com)
  • Basal cell carcinomas tend to be easy to treat. (aarp.org)
  • Radiotherapy can also be used to treat SCC. (bad.org.uk)
  • This technique uses extreme cold to treat pre-cancerous skin conditions and some small skin cancers. (mydr.com.au)
  • Skin cancers can be life threatening, but they are easily treated if caught early. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Invented by Dr. Frederick Mohs, this technique is used to treat some skin cancers. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • However, based on extrapolation of Medicare fee-for-service data to the U.S. population, it has been estimated that the total number of persons treated for nonmelanoma skin cancers in 2012 was about 3 million. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • However, based on Medicare fee-for-service data, which were then extrapolated to the U.S. population, an estimated 2,152,500 persons were treated for nonmelanoma skin cancers in 2006. (cardiosmart.org)
  • It is often used to treat actinic keratosis (a precancerous skin condition) and occasionally used for small, newly developed skin cancers. (mdanderson.org)
  • Helou J, Maatouk I, Moutran R, Obeid G. Fox-Fordyce-like disease following laser hair removal appearing on all treated areas. (medscape.com)
  • Osteochondral allograft reconstruction is an effective option following marginal resection and curettage of chondroblastoma involving the chondral surface of the distal femur. (hindawi.com)
  • Twenty-six patients were treated with extended curettage and local adjuvant therapy (case group) and 17 were managed with wide resection (control group). (springer.com)
  • It's important to treat actinic keratosis early. (aarp.org)
  • This method is often used to treat actinic keratosis. (aarp.org)
  • Patients were treated with their regimen twice a day. (multibriefs.com)
  • At Southcoast Health, we are skilled at caring for and treating patients with all types of skin cancer. (southcoast.org)
  • Determine the early and late changes in gene expression at 72 hours and 21 days in patients treated with this drug. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To evaluate the Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST) version (v)1.1 overall response rate (ORR) in subsets of patients with advanced rare cancers treated with ipilimumab plus nivolumab combination immunotherapy. (centerwatch.com)
  • Patients were treated by decompression followed by curettage or only with curettage. (springer.com)
  • Scurr M, Judson I (2006) How to treat the Ewing's family of sarcomas in adult patients. (springer.com)
  • But anal pain is best treated sooner than later, and an earlier diagnosis can improve patients' outcomes in the long run. (columbiasurgery.org)
  • We also understand that while treating the physical symptoms is crucial, it's just as important to provide compassion and support for patients and families during what can be an extremely emotional time. (mercy.com)
  • Nine patients with enchondromas in the hand were treated by endoscopic curettage of the tumour without bone grafting. (biomedsearch.com)
  • If seborrheic keratoses are treated, it's usually for cosmetic reasons. (sharecare.com)
  • Here, we reported a case of cesarean scar pregnancy treated by curettage and aspiration guided by laparoscopy. (dovepress.com)
  • It can help treat certain conditions, such as abnormal bleeding. (familydoctor.org)
  • However, in many situations, small lesions can be treated during a regular office visit. (medscape.com)
  • In addition, we examined the types of providers and methods that women turn to when they are seeking to terminate a pregnancy, the types of complications that they experience and the proportion of abortion complications that are treated at health care facilities. (guttmacher.org)
  • To treat an ongoing pregnancy you must repeat a medical or surgical abortion. (womenonweb.org)
  • After curettage, your doctor will fill the hole with a bone graft to help stabilize the bone. (orthoinfo.org)
  • After curettage, your doctor may fill the hole with a bone graft - this is bone taken from a donor (allograft) or from another bone in your body (autograft). (orthoinfo.org)
  • The difficulty of treating basal cell carcinoma depends on its stage and size. (qualityhealth.com)
  • Most nodular BCCs are on the face and can be disfiguring if not treated promptly. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Ultimately, how you treat your heavy periods will rely on your diagnosis. (healthline.com)
  • Scraping off the bumps, called curettage. (webmd.com)
  • The patient then underwent intralesional curettage and osteochondral allograft reconstruction of the defect. (hindawi.com)
  • At this point an MRI of the left knee was obtained to evaluate the extent of articular cartilage involvement and to determine reconstruction options after recommended intralesional curettage. (hindawi.com)
  • Other contraindications to curettage and electrodessication (C&D) include obviously infected lesions, fibrotic lesions, and lesions believed to extend into the subcutaneous fat. (medscape.com)
  • A hysterectomy is rarely used to treat gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN). (cancer.ca)
  • The French Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD) centre has been set up and active by registering, monitoring and treating women with GTD since november 1999. (centerwatch.com)
  • It can also be used for cancers in areas that are difficult to treat, such as near the eye and on the nose, lips and ears. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Some skin spots and cancers can be treated using creams, lotions or gels prescribed by a doctor that you apply yourself. (cancervic.org.au)
  • Most of these cancers are cured when treated early. (medlineplus.gov)
  • If you have a history of this condition you should have regular medical checks of the previously treated areas and other areas that are susceptible to new cancers. (mydr.com.au)
  • It is also used for cancers in areas that are difficult to treat surgically. (mydr.com.au)
  • This article is written to explain what is endometrium hyperplasia and how to treat it. (womens-health.co.uk)
  • There are 2 common reasons you may have a D&C: 1) Diagnostic - to identify an underlying problem, or 2) Therapeutic - to treat a problem. (hcf.com.au)
  • Curettage involves cutting out any rotten wood, and particularly the white rot, using a small chainsaw. (wineanorak.com)
  • How can a squamous cell carcinoma be treated? (bad.org.uk)