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*  Alveolar osteitis
... this occurs as a postoperative complication of tooth extraction. Alveolar osteitis usually occurs where the blood clot fails to ... Postoperative pain is also worse than the normal discomfort which accompanies healing following any minor surgical procedure. ... Other factors in the postoperative period that may lead to loss of the blood clot include forceful spitting, sucking through a ... Lodi, G; Figini, L; Sardella, A; Carrassi, A; Del Fabbro, M; Furness, S (Nov 14, 2012). "Antibiotics to prevent complications ...
*  Tonsillectomy
The procedure results in less post-operative pain, a more rapid recovery, and perhaps fewer delayed complications. However, the ... or anesthesia complications. A single dose of the corticosteroid drug dexamethasone may be given during surgery to prevent post ... less intraoperative or postoperative complications; lesser incidence of delayed hemorrhage, more significantly in pediatric ... Post-operative pain relief is subject to change. Traditionally, pain relief has been provided by relatively mild narcotic ...
*  Emergence delirium
April 1964). "Anesthesia and its immediate postoperative complications". Surg Clin North Am. 44: 493-504. PMID 14180336. ...
*  Transurethral resection of the prostate
Postoperative complications include Bleeding (most common). Bleeding may be reduced by pre-treatment with an anti-androgen such ... This complication can lead to confusion, changes in mental status, vomiting, nausea, and even coma. To prevent TURP syndrome ... This is one of the most frequent complications of the procedure. Additionally, transurethral resection of the prostate is ... and reducing other complications. As a result, bipolar TURP is also not subject to the same surgical time constraints of ...
*  Cystectomy
CS1 maint: Extra text (link) "Postoperative complications". Standford Health Care. 2017. Retrieved 2018-01-17. Lauridsen, ... Any of these complications may require another operation or re-admission to the hospital. Immediately after surgery no food or ... If gastrointestional complications such as nausea, vomiting, or abdominal bloating occur the diet may be stopped or advancement ... Complications are similar between open and minimally invasive cystectomy techniques and include the following: An ileus, where ...
*  Chiari malformation
Rare post-operative complications include hydrocephalus and brain stem compression by retroflexion of odontoid. Also, an ... All patients died from surgery or postoperative complications. 1935: Russell and Donald suggested that decompression of the ... It should be noted that the alternative spinal surgery is also not without risk.[citation needed] Complications of ... extended CVD created by a wide opening and big duroplasty can cause a cerebellar "slump". This complication needs to be ...
*  Vitreomacular adhesion
Postoperative complications associated with 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2007;38(4):270-275 ... Complications can include retinal detachment, retinal tears, endophthalmitis, and postoperative cataract formation. ... Complications of sutureless vitrectomy and the findings of the Micro-Surgical Safety Task Force. Paper presented at: Retina ... VMA can also lead to the development of VMT/traction-related complications such as macular puckers and macular holes leading to ...
*  Stapled hemorrhoidopexy
Bleeding is the most common postoperative complication. Severe postoperative pain could be caused by dehiscence of the ... Pescatori M, Gagliardi G (March 2008). "Postoperative complications after procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids (PPH) and stapled ... Severe complications leading to death have been described but are rare. Irreversible urge incontinence due to lesions of the ... A lot of long term complications have been described. Most of them are related to either an incorrect indication for surgery or ...
*  Ogilvie syndrome
49 (2). Tenofsky PL, Beamer L, Smith RS (2000). "Ogilvie syndrome as a postoperative complication". Arch Surg. 135 (6): 682-6; ...
*  Failed back syndrome
A small minority of lumbar surgical patients will develop a post operative infection. In most cases, this is a bad complication ... 2002). "Can administrative data be used to ascertain clinically significant postoperative complications?". Am. J. Med. Qual. 17 ... 1996). "Perioperative nutrition and postoperative complications in patients undergoing spinal surgery". Spine. 21 (22): 2676- ... Recurrent or persistent disc herniation Spinal stenosis Post operative infection Epidural post-operative fibrosis Adhesive ...
*  Smoking cessation
The findings were: 1) taken together, the studies demonstrated decreased the likelihood of postoperative complications in ... Another published study, "Smoking Cessation Reduces Postoperative Complications: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis," ... for postoperative complications. Cost-effectiveness analyses of smoking cessation activities have shown that they increase ... "Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis". The American Journal of Medicine ...
*  Vaginal cuff
This structure is prone to infection, hematoma and other postoperative complications. Factors that are thought to affect wound ... A further complication that can accompany the dehiscence of the vaginal cuff is evisceration or the movement of intestines into ... The risk of vaginal cuff complications is related to the approach to hysterectomy: robotic-assisted total laparoscopic ...
*  Transoral robotic surgery
Perioperative Management and Postoperative Complications". JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 140 (12): 1207-1212. ... TORS afforded cancer cure with less operating time, blood loss, and complication frequency. In light of this data, the FDA ... Many studies have evaluated TORS patient outcomes and have found complications in 10-25% of cases. Most of these are minor, ... They proved the efficacy of the TORS procedures for cancer cure, without the potentially disastrous complications of the ...
*  Surgical stress
"Surgical stress and postoperative complications related to regional and radical mastectomy in dogs". Acta veterinaria ... Moreover they can be performed both in the intraoperative or postoperative period. If there is a choice between different ... Tallant, A; Ambros, B; Freire, C; Sakals, S (July 2016). "Comparison of intraoperative and postoperative pain during canine ... "The surgical stress response and postoperative immune function after laparoscopic or conventional total mesorectal excision in ...
*  Colchicine
It has been studied for the prevention of postoperative complications after heart surgery. Occurrence of atrial fibrillation ... "Colchicine for Prevention of Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation". JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology. 2 (1): 78-85. doi:10.1016/j ...
*  Obesity-associated morbidity
For those undergoing surgery for cancer, obesity is also associated with an increased risk of major postoperative complications ... STARSurg (2016). "Multicentre prospective cohort study of body mass index and postoperative complications following ... Malnick, S. D. H.; Knobler, H. (2006-09-01). "The medical complications of obesity". QJM. 99 (9): 565-579. doi:10.1093/qjmed/ ... Obesity is related to many complications in pregnancy including: haemorrhage, infection, increased hospital stays for the ...
*  Deltex Medical Group
It has been shown to reduce postoperative complications and reduce length of hospital stay. According to the National Institute ...
*  Aortic aneurysm
... the assessment and treatment of common postoperative complications". Clinical radiology. 70 (2): 183-196. doi:10.1016/j.crad. ... The chance of the small aneurysm rupturing is overshadowed by the risk of cardiac complications from the procedure to repair ... Only 10-25% of patients survive rupture due to large pre- and post-operative mortality. Annual mortality from ruptured ... fewer peri-procedural complications) but secondary procedures may be necessary over long-term follow-up. The definitive ...
*  Deaths in May 2011
... postoperative complications. [125] Bill Gallo, 88, American cartoonist and newspaper columnist, complications from pneumonia. [ ... 34] (Russian) Mildred Robbins Leet, 88, American philanthropist, co-founder of Trickle Up, complications of a fall. [35] Larry ... 132] Leo Kahn, 94, American entrepreneur, co-founder of Staples, complications from a series of strokes. [133] Albert Kanene ... 44] Mary Murphy, 80, American actress (The Wild One). [45] Thomas G. Nelson, 74, American federal judge, complications from ...
*  Fogarty embolectomy catheter
Because it is less invasive than ordinary surgery, it reduces the chance of postoperative complications. For removal of ...
*  Surgery
There are several risk factors associated with postoperative complications, such as immune deficienty and obesity. Obesity has ... During the post-operative period, the patient's general function is assessed, the outcome of the procedure is assessed, and the ... Postoperative therapy may include adjuvant treatment such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or administration of medication ... Frail elderly people are at significant risk of post-surgical complications and the need for extended care. Assessment of older ...
*  Tiaprofenic acid
Pons J, Pasturel A (1975). "[How to improve postoperative complications in stomatological, maxillofacial and plastic surgery: ...
*  Hemorrhoid
Pescatori, M; Gagliardi, G (March 2008). "Postoperative complications after procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids (PPH) and ... Cure rate has been found to be about 87% with a complication rate of up to 3%. Sclerotherapy involves the injection of a ... It is associated with significant postoperative pain and usually requires 2-4 weeks for recovery. However, the long-term ... All surgical treatments are associated with some degree of complications including bleeding, infection, anal strictures and ...
*  Abdominal aortic aneurysm
... the assessment and treatment of common postoperative complications". Clinical radiology. 70 (2): 183-196. doi:10.1016/j.crad. ... The post-operative mortality for an already ruptured AAA has slowly decreased over several decades but remains higher than 40 ... The complications include rupture, peripheral embolization, acute aortic occlusion, and aortocaval (between the aorta and ... In patients unfit for open repair, EVAR plus conservative management was associated with no benefit, more complications, ...
*  Subdural hematoma
This post-operative complication would usually resolved spontaneously. Inflammation causes the new membrane formation through ... Postoperative complications include increased intracranial pressure, brain edema, new or recurrent bleeding, infection, and ...
*  Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
Long term complications with pain, feeling sick and lesser sleep quality than before the LAUP. In 2008, Dr. Labra, et al., from ... hyoid suspension tongue suspension tongue base reduction genioglossus advancement This approach improves postoperative results ... After surgery, complications may include these: Sleepiness and sleep apnea related to post-surgery medication Swelling, ... Technique to avoid complications". Journal of otolaryngology. 37 (2): 256-9. PMID 19128622. WebMDHealth. ...