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#Surgery

# surgery - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

'We're keeping them in the loop' - Munster updating Springboks on Snyman fitness ahead of Lions tour
# Setback
# Setback

'We're keeping them in the loop' - Munster updating Springboks on Snyman fitness ahead of Lions tour

May 5th 2021, 11:44 AM 5,905 Views 11 Comments

The South African lock will have minor surgery on a fresh knee injury this week.

# surgery - Friday 22 January, 2021

Leicester striker Vardy to undergo hernia operation
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Leicester striker Vardy to undergo hernia operation

Jan 22nd 2021, 3:26 PM 5,506 Views 0 Comments

Brendan Rodgers says the Foxes’ star forward will be out for ‘a few weeks’.

# surgery - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Tiger Woods facing another spell out after undergoing fifth back operation
# Under The Knife
# Under The Knife

Tiger Woods facing another spell out after undergoing fifth back operation

Jan 19th 2021, 11:21 PM 3,299 Views 1 Comment

The 45-year-old will miss the Farmers Insurance Open and the Genesis Invitational.

# surgery - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Andres Iniesta vows to play on after surgery
# Future Plans
# Future Plans

Andres Iniesta vows to play on after surgery

Dec 17th 2020, 2:43 PM 7,912 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Barcelona star has promised his glittering career won’t be cut short by the thigh injury.

# surgery - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

'He will be a real loss' - Munster's Matt Gallagher set for shoulder surgery
# Setback
# Setback

'He will be a real loss' - Munster's Matt Gallagher set for shoulder surgery

Dec 9th 2020, 1:41 PM 10,426 Views 13 Comments

The province have welcomed back their Ireland internationals for Sunday’s clash with Harlequins.

# surgery - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Gomez's surgery on damaged tendon 'successful', but no timescale for comeback
# Surgery
# Surgery

Gomez's surgery on damaged tendon 'successful', but no timescale for comeback

Nov 12th 2020, 1:47 PM 5,983 Views 3 Comments

Gomez suffered the problem during a training session for the national team.

# surgery - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Cruel setback for Ulster's Will Addison as he's ruled out for several months
# Under The Knife
# Under The Knife

Cruel setback for Ulster's Will Addison as he's ruled out for several months

Sep 29th 2020, 2:47 PM 7,956 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile, Tom O’Toole has been sidelined for several weeks with an ankle issue.

# surgery - Friday 8 May, 2020

Opinion: 'The HSE should reverse centralisation policy to avoid disastrous waiting lists'
# Decentralisation
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# Decentralisation

Opinion: 'The HSE should reverse centralisation policy to avoid disastrous waiting lists'

May 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 17,256 Views 18 Comments

Dr Naveed Abbas argues that peripheral hospitals should return to doing more complex surgeries once this emergency has passed.

# surgery - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'We should treat type 2 diabetes the way we treat cancer'
# Remission
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# Remission

'We should treat type 2 diabetes the way we treat cancer'

Nov 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,179 Views 34 Comments

Today is World Diabetes Day and a health group wants the HSE to examine more ways of helping people to reverse their type 2 diabetes through losing weight.

# surgery - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Sanchez ruled out for three months after undergoing ankle surgery
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Sanchez ruled out for three months after undergoing ankle surgery

Oct 16th 2019, 5:31 PM 5,962 Views 5 Comments

The Man United forward, who is currently on loan at Inter Milan, picked up the injury while on international duty with Chile.

# surgery - Friday 17 May, 2019

World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months
# Under The Knife
# Under The Knife

World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months

May 17th 2019, 10:52 AM 3,965 Views 11 Comments

The 28-year-old loosehead picked up a hamstring injury against Leinster last weekend.

# surgery - Friday 12 April, 2019

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK
# Budd Chiari Syndrome
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# Budd Chiari Syndrome

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK

Apr 12th 2019, 3:53 PM 31,226 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Lowndes was diagnosed with a rare liver condition just six weeks before she was due to get married.

# surgery - Friday 11 January, 2019

Recovery from heart surgery will see All-Star nominee miss start of 2019 season
# Niall Kearns
# Niall Kearns

Recovery from heart surgery will see All-Star nominee miss start of 2019 season

Jan 11th 2019, 12:07 PM 6,675 Views 1 Comment

Monaghan’s Niall Kearns underwent surgery last October in Dublin.

# surgery - Sunday 23 December, 2018

'Very concerning': Pet surgeries may be postponed due to shortage of anaesthetic drug
# Animal Welfare
From TheJournal.ie
# Animal Welfare

'Very concerning': Pet surgeries may be postponed due to shortage of anaesthetic drug

Dec 23rd 2018, 7:00 AM 7,801 Views 0 Comments

About 50,000 pet surgeries happen in Ireland each year.

# surgery - Friday 21 December, 2018

US Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancer removed from lung
# Notorious Rbg
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# Notorious Rbg

US Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancer removed from lung

Dec 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 15,049 Views 30 Comments

The nodules were discovered last month in x-rays after the Supreme Court Justice fell and fractured three ribs.

# surgery - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Leinster back Joe Tomane ruled out of action for up to five months
# Hamstrung
# Hamstrung

Leinster back Joe Tomane ruled out of action for up to five months

Nov 15th 2018, 12:11 PM 10,199 Views 34 Comments

The 28-year-old Wallaby has undergone a hamstring procedure.

# surgery - Monday 12 November, 2018

Family believes woman who died after minor surgery would be alive if there was 'proper handover of care'
# Apology
From TheJournal.ie
# Apology

Family believes woman who died after minor surgery would be alive if there was 'proper handover of care'

Nov 12th 2018, 3:16 PM 31,863 Views 18 Comments

Susan McGee’s family has said an apology for her death “brings little consolation”.

# surgery - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
# Jackal
# Jackal

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'

Aug 29th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,703 Views 15 Comments

Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.

# surgery - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'
# Vaginal Mesh
From TheJournal.ie
# Vaginal Mesh

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'

Jul 10th 2018, 8:55 AM 12,460 Views 3 Comments

The chair of an independent review said she had not seen evidence that the benefits of mesh outweigh the “severity of human suffering” caused by complications.

# surgery - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Triple world champ Lomachenko has gone under the knife for shoulder injury
# Boxing
# Boxing

Triple world champ Lomachenko has gone under the knife for shoulder injury

May 31st 2018, 12:57 AM 3,650 Views 1 Comment

The Ukrainian’s promoter says he will be fit to box again by the end of August.

# surgery - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'
# 8th Amendment
From TheJournal.ie
# 8th Amendment

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'

May 19th 2018, 2:14 PM 37,927 Views 70 Comments

Kate Campbell had to have her ovary, fallopian tube and part of her abdominal wall removed.

# surgery - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Health Minister cancels meeting with women who suffered vaginal mesh complications
# Mesh Survivors
From TheJournal.ie
# Mesh Survivors

Health Minister cancels meeting with women who suffered vaginal mesh complications

May 17th 2018, 7:43 PM 14,420 Views 21 Comments

His office said the cancellation was due to “urgent other work commitments” and has been rescheduled for next month.

# surgery - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

World's first total penis and scrotum transplant takes place in US
# Soldier
From TheJournal.ie
# Soldier

World's first total penis and scrotum transplant takes place in US

Apr 24th 2018, 8:44 AM 37,334 Views 60 Comments

Doctors hope the man will regain near-normal urinary and sexual functions.

# surgery - Thursday 19 April, 2018

'I'm elated, relieved': Over €111k raised to send Cork teen to US for urgent brain tumour surgery
# GoFundMe
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# GoFundMe

'I'm elated, relieved': Over €111k raised to send Cork teen to US for urgent brain tumour surgery

Apr 19th 2018, 1:12 PM 12,433 Views 7 Comments

17-year-old Aaron McMahon was diagnosed with a chordoma brain tumour in February 2017.

# surgery - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Sean O'Brien set to miss out on Leinster's semi-final clash with Scarlets
# Tullow Tank
# Tullow Tank

Sean O'Brien set to miss out on Leinster's semi-final clash with Scarlets

Apr 17th 2018, 10:33 PM 17,339 Views 21 Comments

The back row may even require surgery on his shoulder injury.

# surgery - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Blow to PSG's Champions League hopes as Neymar set for surgery
# Setback
# Setback

Blow to PSG's Champions League hopes as Neymar set for surgery

Feb 28th 2018, 8:14 PM 5,894 Views 8 Comments

Rodrigo Lasmar, the surgeon with the Brazilian national squad, will carry out the operation.

# surgery - Friday 23 February, 2018

Stephen Fry is recovering from prostate cancer surgery
# Advice For Men
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# Advice For Men

Stephen Fry is recovering from prostate cancer surgery

Feb 23rd 2018, 3:02 PM 18,042 Views 78 Comments

The actor said he has been “in the throes of a rather unwelcome and unexpected adventure”.

# surgery - Thursday 15 February, 2018

'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long
# Delays
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# Delays

'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long

Feb 15th 2018, 4:51 PM 11,945 Views 22 Comments

Aisling Corcoran had steel rods removed from her back in 2014.

# surgery - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'People are dying': Life-saving surgeries delayed or cancelled due to intensive care bed shortage
# Critical
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# Critical

'People are dying': Life-saving surgeries delayed or cancelled due to intensive care bed shortage

Jan 18th 2018, 6:05 AM 6,500 Views 19 Comments

Minister of State Jim Daly said increasing ICU capacity is a priority for the government in 2018.

# surgery - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Myth debunked: Age isn't a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients
# Research
From TheJournal.ie
# Research

Myth debunked: Age isn't a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients

Jan 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 8,801 Views 3 Comments

Instead, frailty, depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment and smoking were associated with postoperative complications.

# surgery - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Non-emergency surgical death rates in Africa are double the global average
# Worrying
From TheJournal.ie
# Worrying

Non-emergency surgical death rates in Africa are double the global average

Jan 4th 2018, 6:15 AM 5,457 Views 5 Comments

Elective surgeries in African countries have a death rate double that of the global average, a new study reveals.

# surgery - Friday 22 December, 2017

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact
# Busy Period
From TheJournal.ie
# Busy Period

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:45 AM 9,743 Views 23 Comments

The move is an attempt to ease pressure on services over the busy Christmas period.

# surgery - Monday 18 December, 2017

'It's Belfast or go blind': Bus of elderly head on eight-hour journey up North for cataract surgery
# Waiting Lists
From TheJournal.ie
# Waiting Lists

'It's Belfast or go blind': Bus of elderly head on eight-hour journey up North for cataract surgery

Dec 18th 2017, 9:56 PM 17,040 Views 38 Comments

There are currently more than 8,500 people on the cataract waiting list in Ireland.

# surgery - Friday 15 December, 2017

Man United defender ruled out for up to three months as he undergoes surgery
# Recovery
# Recovery

Man United defender ruled out for up to three months as he undergoes surgery

Dec 15th 2017, 3:16 PM 4,663 Views 2 Comments

Man United manager Jose Mourinho confirmed the news.

# surgery - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis
# Vaginal Mesh
From TheJournal.ie
# Vaginal Mesh

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Dec 5th 2017, 10:47 AM 124,092 Views 9 Comments

Mother-of-two Chrissy Brajcic had an operation to treat her urinary incontinence four years ago.

# surgery - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

'I don't want to jump queues': Thousands waiting up to 4 years for cataract surgery
# Mary Comber
From TheJournal.ie
# Mary Comber

'I don't want to jump queues': Thousands waiting up to 4 years for cataract surgery

Nov 22nd 2017, 3:38 PM 11,905 Views 51 Comments

The eye condition causes a person’s vision to become impaired, and is the leading cause of blindness in the world.

# surgery - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Children with scoliosis on waiting lists more than 4 months given option to go abroad for surgery
# Spinal Curve
From TheJournal.ie
# Spinal Curve

Children with scoliosis on waiting lists more than 4 months given option to go abroad for surgery

Sep 27th 2017, 1:54 PM 9,569 Views 28 Comments

A new theatre at Crumlin Hospital which deals with surgeries is only open three days a week.

# surgery - Monday 18 September, 2017

Irish women take legal action over 'razor blade' vaginal mesh implants
# Prolapse
From TheJournal.ie
# Prolapse

Irish women take legal action over 'razor blade' vaginal mesh implants

Sep 18th 2017, 6:15 AM 78,996 Views 11 Comments

Women have reported issues such as headaches, lack of energy, discharge, bleeding and pain years after their surgery.

# surgery - Monday 24 July, 2017

Over €1 million spent last year on surgeries for morbidly obese people
# Obesity
From TheJournal.ie
# Obesity

Over €1 million spent last year on surgeries for morbidly obese people

Jul 24th 2017, 7:13 AM 11,678 Views 59 Comments

Ireland is on course to become the fattest nation in Europe within 10 years.

# surgery - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Former US presidential candidate John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer
# Washington
From TheJournal.ie
# Washington

Former US presidential candidate John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Jul 20th 2017, 7:17 AM 19,062 Views 57 Comments

McCain has been one of the more moderate Republican voices in Washington DC during the first six months of Donald Trump’s presidency.

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