KIH Articles

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Jan 2022

Chest Surgical Diseases – An Awareness Program

Chest Surgical Diseases – An Awareness Program

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Thoracic or chest surgery relates to treatment or surgery of all organs in the chest, except heart. This includes all surgeries of lungs i.e tuberculosis, cancers, all surgeries of rib cage i.e birth defects and deformed ribs, surgeries of the airways i.e narrowing of Trachea after ventilator support, surgeries for diseases of food pipes and …

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Nov 2021

Chest wall deformities. Reconstructive surgery offerred at kih

Chest wall deformities. Reconstructive surgery offerred at kih

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You don’t have to take surgical appointment abroad now. You are offered state of art chest wall reconstruction procedures at KIH Islamabad. Be it an incurved or out curved (Pigeon Chest Deformity) of chest wall since childhood or a deformity you have noticed in your kids while they were changing their shirts. It may also …

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21

Oct 2021

Thyroid

Thyroid

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Thyroid A rare case of advanced Thyroid disease operated at KIH Prof. Brig (Rtd) Asif Asghar -SI(M) (Chest Surgeon) What if you hear a patient saying that while I was sleep, my kids used to judge evidence of life in me from my noisy laboured breathing. They would rush to see their mother if they …

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11

Sep 2021

ARE YOU PREGNANT?

ARE YOU PREGNANT?

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Bringing a baby into world is one of the most beautiful and meaningful achievements in life, but before the baby is born, many changes happen to your body. If you are pregnant for the first time, I’m sure you have a lot of questions about what the next nine months will be like. So, Kulsum …

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23

Nov 2019

How to prevent flu?

How to prevent flu?

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Flu affects thousands of people every year in Pakistan. It usually peaks in January/February and tapers in March. Here are the tips to help prevent flu and cold. 1. Avoid close contact Avoid close contact with people who have flu or sick. When you are sick, distance yourself from others to protect them from getting …

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21

Sep 2019

Dengue Fever

Dengue Fever

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Dengue Fever takes numerous lives each year in Pakistan. It is a mosquito-borne disease which causes a mild or high grade fever with joint, muscle and eye pain, rashes, nausea and vomiting. In severe cases bleeding, a sudden drop in blood pressure and death can occur. There are no vaccines available for Dengue Fever. Avoiding …

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14

Nov 2018

Symptoms of Heart Attack

Symptoms of Heart Attack

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Symptoms of Heart Attack Heart Attack, also called Myocardial Infarction, is a life threatening clinical condition when blood flow to the heart stops. Blockage happens due to fat, cholesterol or other substances. Mostly heart attacks are caused by coronary heart diseases. There are various symptoms of heart attack and may vary from one person or …

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