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Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA)

Most common cause of carotid artery stenosis is Atherosclerosis which causes a plaque to form within the wall of carotid artery.

Pancreas Transplant cures Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease, which occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin (type 1 diabetes),...

Non - surgical treatment options for a young arthritic knee

Knee arthritis is so prevalent in our population with atleast 1 in 10 suffering from the problem when they hit their 50s.

Biliary Atresia: A Primer

A rare disease that affects only babies is called Biliary Atresia...

All About Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

People who don’t drink alcohol or drink very little could suffer from a range of liver problems, ...

Autoimmune Disease

When your body’s immune system attacks your body mistakenly, ..

Low back pain and the diagnosis of disc prolapse

When confronted with back pain and an MRI report that reads disc prolapse ..

Pre-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)

Per-oral endoscopic myotomy, or (POEM) is an endoscopic surgical intervention done for esophageal motility disorders ..

Small Bowel Transplant

The small intestine is the most important part of the digestive system ..

Fatty Liver

At least 30% of the Western population estimated to have Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

Pancreas Transplant

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease which occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin (type 1 diabetes) ...

Paediatric Acute Liver Failure: Complications

Acute liver failure in children, where liver fails to function or may function abnormally due to hepatitis diseases or drug overdose, may cause many complications.

FAQs on Liver Health and Liver Cirrhosis

When the liver does not function optimally, its cells die. In such a scenario, the liver works hard to repair the dead cells, leading to inflammation in the area and scar formation.

Compensated and Decompensated Cirrhosis

Once you’re diagnosed with cirrhosis or scarring of the liver, your doctor will inform you of the stage of the liver disease that you’re in...

FAQ’s on Paediatric Liver Transplantation

Surgery that involves replacing a diseased liver with a healthy one taken from another individual is called a liver transplant.

Diet And Nutrition For Healthy Liver

Liver is one of the major organs that helps remove toxins from our body. It is pertinent that we keep the liver healthy by taking care of it.

Paediatric Acute Liver Failure: Frequently Asked Questions

What is acute liver failure?

Acute liver failure happens where normally functioning cells die or function abnormally.

Hepatitis A: What Should Every Parent Know

Hepatitis A infections may present without any visible symptoms, especially in young kids. Though in most cases the infection would recede, in a few cases it can lead to liver damage.

Life After Diagnosing Hepatitis C Virus

Getting diagnosed with Hepatitis C infection may leave you baffled mainly when you feel you’re fit and healthy. Relax, it is true that Hepatitis C is a possible chronic liver infection but it can be dealt with revolutionary treatment which is thankfully now available.

Acute Liver Failure: Causes, Diagnosis And Treatment

There are very few causes of liver failure—toxins, sepsis, ischemia or viruses.

Managing And Treating Liver Failure

Liver failure and liver disease usually come under the purview of hepatologists.

Hepatitis A – All About It

The liver disease, Hepatitis A, is identified as the condition that causes a swelling of the liver and stops it from functioning right.

Liver Transplant: An Answer To Cancer?

In liver cancer patients, when tumours cannot be surgically removed, liver transplantation is the best possible option.

Commonly Asked Questions About Liver Cancer

Understanding a disease is important before looking for doctors and treatment options.

Things You Need To Know About Liver Cancer

What is liver cancer?

Paediatric Acute Liver Failure: Symptoms And Treatments

Acute liver failure (ALF) occurs when liver fails to work as many liver cells die or become very damaged in a short amount of time.

FAQ's About Liver Transplant

When a dysfunctional liver is removed surgically, the procedure is called a liver transplant.

Best Paediatric Liver Transplant Surgeon In India

In paediatric cases, liver transplantation is always the last option. Doctors always try their best to find alternatives instead of surgery.

When Liver Cancer Impacts Family

Family members of patients facing liver cancer face as such anxiousness as the patient.

The Link Between Liver And Cholestrol

Liver manufactures most of the cholesterol in human body and cholesterol is necessary for good health.

Liver Failure – Warning Signs To Look For!

Liver is the only organ in the body performing 500 necessary functions to keep you healthy. Among which, detoxification is an important task the liver has to fulfill. But, if the liver is taxed with alcohol abuse, viral infections and intake of unhealthy food for long time – the liver may develop its own medical problems.

Liver Cirrhosis - A False Perception

Cirrhosis is a chronic liver condition causing scarring of the liver tissues. Healthy liver tissues are replaced with the scar tissues impairing the ability of normal functioning.

The right time and condition for your child's liver transplant

A surgery performed to save someone suffering from liver disease or an unhealthy liver. It is considered when one needs to undergo a complete replacement of the liver.

Liver Love

Shower Your Liver Some Love On Valentine

The liver acts primarily as your body’s filter: cleaning the blood, aiding digestion,

Surgery: Best Chance For Liver Cancer

Liver cancer is the excessive growth of cells in the liver. If detected early, surgery gives the best chance of curing primary liver cancer.

Acute Liver Failure: Q & A

Acute liver failure, a rare condition, when liver suddenly stops working. This generally happens right after an overdose of medicine or poisoning.

Liver Pain: Knowing It Better

Liver pain can be dull and nonspecific, but it can also be severe. Liver pain can arise for various reasons.

Your Newborn Has jaundice

Jaundice in newborns is not an uncommon thing. Though it may not be the best sight to see your just born baby with that sickly yellow tinge on his palm, soles and the eyes, it is not always something to get you in panic mode.