India's one of the leading Health care centre and No.1 Health Care centre in Tamilnadu.
CARE & CURE & CONFIDENCE
Indira Nursing Home(INH), the brain work of Dr.P.shankar is one of the leading proctology Centers in Tamilnadu. This hospital has a benchmark in the field of Laser Proctology, Introducing the latest Innovation and advanced Surgical Procedures for Piles, Fissure, Fistula and PNS(Pilonidal Sinus) in India.
INH Ensures the excellent treatment & the latest laser facilities in proctology. Where the new invention of laser technology has been introduced over a period of 16 Years. INH has done more than 25,000 Surgeries. And is one among the largest wide speciality centre in proctology.
Breast cancer can be:
1) Lump in the breast or in an armpit.
2) Pain and skin changes
3) Bloody discharge from the nipple / inverted nipple
4) Change in the size and shape of the breast
2) Genetic causes
3) Obesity, dense glandular tissue and exposure to estrogen.
4) Exposure to radiation, hormonal treatments
2) Ultrasound & MRI
2) Radiation therapy , chemotherapy, hormone therapy
A hydrocele is a sac filled with fluid that forms around a testicle.
Surgery – hydrocelectomy ( evertion of sac)
A hernia occurs when an organ or fatty tissue squeezes through a weak spot in a surrounding muscle or connective tissue called fascia.
Common types of hernia: Inguinal (inner groin)
Incisional (resulting from an incision)
Femoral (outer groin)
Umbilical (belly button)
CAUSES OF HERNIA: Lifting heavy objects
Persistent coughing or sneezing
Intestine, omentum and rarely bladder protruding into the scrotum.
Types: Common types
Reducible hernia- may be pushed back into the abdomen, unless very large.
Irreducible hernia - Signs and symptoms of bowel obstruction eg. nausea and vomiting.
Strangulated hernia - entrapped intestine has its blood supply cut off - surgical emergency.
Diagnosis: Clinical; Ultrasound
Treatment: Depends on the type’
Surgical management – Hernia repair with mesh;
Laproscopic TEP; Laproscopic TAP
Bulge around the belly button (umbilicus).
Treatment: Hernia repair – open with mesh; Laparoscopic with mesh
severe abdominal pain
tenderness in the abdomen
Treatment: Emergency Surgery is the only option.
Women are more likely than men to suffer from a femoral hernia
Treatment: Surgical repair.
Varicose veins are enlarged, swollen, and twisting veins, often appearing blue or dark purple.
RISK FACTORS: pregnancy
standing for long periods
family history of varicose veins
SYMPTOMS: Aching legs with heaviness
Varicose nonhealing venous ulcers
DIAGNOSIS: Doppler test
Color duplex ultrasound scan - measure speed of blood flow.
Treatment for varicose veins:
1) Compression stockings.
a) Endovenous laser treatment
b) Ligation and stripping
d) Radiofrequency ablation