Category Archives: fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery

{FD} Chicago baby fitted with world’s tiniest mechanical heart valve

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Chicago baby is thriving after she became one of the first to receive a mechanical heart valve. Continue reading

Posted in article, fnc, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Tagged | Comments Off on {FD} Chicago baby fitted with world’s tiniest mechanical heart valve

{FD} Woman has leg amputated after break wouldn’t heal

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A young woman decided to have her leg amputated after a simple stress fracture she suffered walking down a street wouldn’t heal. Continue reading

Posted in article, fnc, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Tagged | Comments Off on {FD} Woman has leg amputated after break wouldn’t heal

{FD} Man cheats death after being stabbed in skull with key

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

These incredible pictures show doctors treating a man who had a motorcycle key stuck in his skull during a brawl. Continue reading

Posted in article, fnc, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Tagged | Comments Off on {FD} Man cheats death after being stabbed in skull with key

{FD} Russian woman dies after given formaldehyde instead of saline drip

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Russian woman was embalmed alive when doctors unwittingly put her on a formaldehyde-based drip during a routine surgery, according to a report Sunday. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Russian woman dies after given formaldehyde instead of saline drip

{FD} Russian woman embalmed alive in deadly hospital mistake

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Russian woman was embalmed alive when doctors unwittingly put her on a formaldehyde-based drip instead of a saline during a surgery, according to a report Sunday. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Russian woman embalmed alive in deadly hospital mistake

{FD} Surgeons amazed after removing over 2,000 gallstones from woman

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Doctors are amazed after removing 2,350 stones from a woman’s gallbladder. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Surgeons amazed after removing over 2,000 gallstones from woman

{FD} Woman who couldn’t open her mouth for 30 years is finally able to chew

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A woman has eaten solid food for the first time in 30 years after her jaw was fused shut by a tumor. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Woman who couldn’t open her mouth for 30 years is finally able to chew

{FD} Man has leg amputated, fights for his life after horrific motorbike crash in Thailand

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A motorcycle ride had his right leg amputated and is fighting for his life after a horrible crash in Thailand. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Man has leg amputated, fights for his life after horrific motorbike crash in Thailand

{FD} Quadruple amputee mom says, ‘I just have to go with it’ after surgery

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Utah woman is in the hospital recovering after having both her arms and legs amputated. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Quadruple amputee mom says, ‘I just have to go with it’ after surgery

{FD} Girl teased for severely bowed legs gets transformative surgery

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Surgeons on a charity hospital ship in Cameroon were able to correct an 11-year old girl’s legs that were so severely bowed, they faced backwards. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Girl teased for severely bowed legs gets transformative surgery

{FD} Man impaled by a 4-foot pole through his groin is saved by doctors

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Doctors in India saved a man who was impaled by a 4-foot poll that went through his groin and out his neck. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Man impaled by a 4-foot pole through his groin is saved by doctors

{FD} Husband donates kidney to wife of 23 years: ‘I felt like I won the lottery’

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A husband gave his wife his kidney for their 23rd wedding anniversary so she could avoid painful dialysis treatments. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Husband donates kidney to wife of 23 years: ‘I felt like I won the lottery’

{FD} Graphic video: Doctors accused of using man’s foot as pillow after amputating his leg

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Authorities have launched an investigation after a shocking video has emerged of a patient who is being propped up by his own amputated foot. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Graphic video: Doctors accused of using man’s foot as pillow after amputating his leg

{FD} Formerly conjoined twin Anna Grace Richards discharged from Texas hospital

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Anna Grace Richards, one of the formerly conjoined twin girls separated in a seven-hour surgery at Texas Children’s on Jan. 13, was discharged after spending 428 days in the hospital. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Formerly conjoined twin Anna Grace Richards discharged from Texas hospital

{FD} Teen thought her drooping eye was booze-related, but it was a brain tumor

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A teenager who initially blamed her dropping eye on alcohol, discovered a huge tumor behind her eye socket. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Teen thought her drooping eye was booze-related, but it was a brain tumor

{FD} Toddler needs 125G surgery in order to smile for the first time

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Parents of a 3-year old from Melville, New York are trying to raise $125,000 so their little girl can undergo a special surgery to treat her rare syndrome and smile for the first time. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Toddler needs 125G surgery in order to smile for the first time

{FD} Amputating a leg ends lifelong struggle, and brings joy to a woman’s life

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A St. Louis woman is thrilled she decided to amputate her leg after years of struggling with a rare tumor. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Amputating a leg ends lifelong struggle, and brings joy to a woman’s life

{FD} Shocking video shows Parkinson’s tremors suddenly stop after surgeon cuts brain pathway

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

New video captures the moment when doctors were able to surgically cut off the tremors in a Parkinson’s patient. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Shocking video shows Parkinson’s tremors suddenly stop after surgeon cuts brain pathway

{FD} Brain surgeons perform procedure on wrong patient

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Doctors in Kenya didn’t realize they were operating on the wrong patient until two hours into the surgery. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Brain surgeons perform procedure on wrong patient

{FD} Woman’s hand that was chopped off in machine was saved by co-workers

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A woman has miraculously regained the use of her hand after it was completely severed by a coconut chopping machine. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Woman’s hand that was chopped off in machine was saved by co-workers

{FD} Doctors successfully remove 4-pound brain tumor, bigger than head itself

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Surgeons in India successfully removed a 4 pound tumor from a 31 year old man. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Doctors successfully remove 4-pound brain tumor, bigger than head itself

{FD} Conjoined 13-month-old twin girls successfully separated, hospital says

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Texas hospital announced the successful operation separating twin baby girls who were conjoined at the chest and abdomen and shared multiple organs on Monday. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Conjoined 13-month-old twin girls successfully separated, hospital says

{FD} Maryland boy survives after ***** lodges in his skull ‘a millimeter’ away from killing him

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Maryland seventh-grader has survived after the tip of a 6-inch-long metal ***** got lodged in his skull. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery, fox-news/us/us-regions/northeast/maryland | Comments Off on {FD} Maryland boy survives after ***** lodges in his skull ‘a millimeter’ away from killing him

{FD} Sleep apnea treatment uses ‘snake-like’ surgical robot

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A new robotic surgery helps those suffering from sleep apnea. The robot is designed to navigate the body’s natural twists and turns so tissue can be removed or repaired safely and efficiently. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Sleep apnea treatment uses ‘snake-like’ surgical robot

{FD} Woman sues hospital over **** photo taken of her on operating table

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A woman has sued the Pennsylvania hospital where she once worked over **** photos taken of her while she was on the operating table. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Woman sues hospital over **** photo taken of her on operating table

{FD} Pediatrician meets teen organ donor’s family in emotional union

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Texas pediatrician connected with a grieving grandmother on Sunday to celebrate the 15-year-old teen who saved her life through organ donation. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Pediatrician meets teen organ donor’s family in emotional union

{FD} Bears’ Zach Miller shares video of first steps following gruesome leg injury

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller posted a 17-second video to Instagram on Sunday that showed him slowly taking steps without the assistance of crutches, just weeks after he underwent emergency surgery to repair a torn artery that could have cost him… Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Bears’ Zach Miller shares video of first steps following gruesome leg injury

{FD} 5-year-old Texas church shooting victim wishes for Christmas cards

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

One of the youngest survivors of last month’s Sutherland Springs church shooting is requesting holiday cards be sent to him this Christmas as he continues to recover from the deadliest mass shooting in Texas history. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} 5-year-old Texas church shooting victim wishes for Christmas cards

{FD} Las Vegas shooting victim leaves hospital, returns home for holidays

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Maryland woman who was shot in the head during the Las Vegas mass shooting will be celebrating the holidays at her home after spending more than two months in the hospital. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Las Vegas shooting victim leaves hospital, returns home for holidays

{FD} ‘Elf on the Shelf’ undergoes emergency surgery after dog attack

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Florida family’s beloved “Elf on a Shelf” is back to his mischievous ways thanks to the work of surgeons at Orlando Health. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} ‘Elf on the Shelf’ undergoes emergency surgery after dog attack

{FD} Striking image shows ****** in man’s eye socket

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A striking new image shows a ****** lodged in a man’s eye socket. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Striking image shows ****** in man’s eye socket

{FD} Mom walks out of hospital days after breaking vertebrae in freak gymnastics accident

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Utah mother said doctors told her family members there was a 96 percent chance she would be a quadriplegic or dead after they discovered her C-1 vertebrae fractured in four separate places. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery, fox-news/us/us-regions/west/utah | Comments Off on {FD} Mom walks out of hospital days after breaking vertebrae in freak gymnastics accident

{FD} Man complaining of abdominal pain has 263 coins, 100 nails removed from stomach

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Surgeons treating a man with suspected food poisoning were stunned to discover 263 coins and 100 nails in his stomach. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Man complaining of abdominal pain has 263 coins, 100 nails removed from stomach

{FD} Boy who had legs amputated meets quadruple-amputee dog

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A 10-year-old boy who had both of his legs amputated earlier this year finally had the chance to meet the quadruple-amputee golden retriever that he’s been looking up to for inspiration. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Boy who had legs amputated meets quadruple-amputee dog

{FD} Doctors cut into mom’s womb to repair baby’s spinal cord defect

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Doctors in Canada performed a life-altering surgery on a fetus still developing inside its mother’s womb to correct a spinal defect that would have led to spina bifida, according to news reports. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Doctors cut into mom’s womb to repair baby’s spinal cord defect

{FD} Girl who lost feet in lawn mower accident learns to dance again

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A little girl who lost both her feet after her dad accidentally ran over her with a lawnmower has defied the odds to keep doing her favorite thing — dance. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Girl who lost feet in lawn mower accident learns to dance again

{FD} Girl who lost feet in lawnmower accident learns to dance again

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A little girl who lost both her feet after her dad accidentally ran over her with a lawnmower has defied the odds to keep doing her favorite thing — dance. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Girl who lost feet in lawnmower accident learns to dance again

{FD} ‘NutriBullet’ users claim devices ‘burst’ causing burns, lacerations

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

At least 14 people are suing the makers of ‘NutriBullet’ over claims that the product burst during use, leaving them with severe lacerations and burns. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} ‘NutriBullet’ users claim devices ‘burst’ causing burns, lacerations

{FD} Boy’s concussion symptoms lead to tumor diagnosis

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Friends and family have rallied around a 7-year-old Florida boy who sought treatment for a concussion, only to be diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery, fox-news/health/nervous-system-health/head-injury | Comments Off on {FD} Boy’s concussion symptoms lead to tumor diagnosis

{FD} Bee stinger gets stuck in teen’s throat

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

One honeybee’s stinger wound up in a pretty weird location: lodged in the back of a teen girl’s throat, a recent report of the case reveals. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Bee stinger gets stuck in teen’s throat

{FD} Surgeons remove 639 nails from patient’s intestines using magnet

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The moment surgeons retrieved 639 massive nails from a man’s intestines using a magnet was captured on video. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Surgeons remove 639 nails from patient’s intestines using magnet

{FD} Leaking lighter removed from patient’s stomach

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

One Florida man’s stomach pain turned out to have an unusual cause: A lighter that the man had swallowed was leaking lighter fluid into his gut, according to a recent report of the man’s case. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Leaking lighter removed from patient’s stomach

{FD} Bears tight end reportedly undergoes emergency surgery after gruesome leg injury

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent emergency surgery on Sunday night after suffering a gruesome injury to his knee that reportedly him in danger of losing his leg. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Bears tight end reportedly undergoes emergency surgery after gruesome leg injury

{FD} Bears tight end undergoes emergency surgery after gruesome leg injury

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller underwent emergency surgery on Sunday night after suffering a gruesome injury to his knee that reportedly him in danger of losing his leg. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Bears tight end undergoes emergency surgery after gruesome leg injury

{FD} Baby born with vocal cords fused together says ‘dada’ for the first time

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A baby girl born with her vocal cords fused together said “dada” for the first time in a precious clip captured by her parents. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Baby born with vocal cords fused together says ‘dada’ for the first time

{FD} First test of anti-epilepsy surgeries in children shows dramatic benefit

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Brain surgery for children whose epilepsy is resistant to drug therapy can produce a 10-fold increase in the odds of being seizure-free after one year and can do it without affecting IQ, according to a new Indian study of 116 patients in The New Englan… Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research, fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery, Reuters | Comments Off on {FD} First test of anti-epilepsy surgeries in children shows dramatic benefit

{FD} Formerly conjoined twins thriving after separation surgery

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A pair of twins who were formerly connected at the head are sitting up on their own and continuing to hit crucial developmental milestones after undergoing separation surgery in June. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Formerly conjoined twins thriving after separation surgery

{FD} Family blames hospital after mom loses limbs to flesh-eating bacteria following childbirth

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A Canadian mother has filed a claim against her doctors and the hospital she gave birth in after she lost all four limbs to a flesh-eating bacteria infection and now faces a kidney transplant. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Family blames hospital after mom loses limbs to flesh-eating bacteria following childbirth

{FD} Man walks to hospital with knife in chest after being stabbed in heart, reports say

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Authorities are investigating after a 35-year-old former EMT checked himself into a local hospital on Monday after being stabbed in the heart. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Man walks to hospital with knife in chest after being stabbed in heart, reports say

{FD} Student diagnosed with massive tumor after teacher recommends eye test

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

A teacher unwittingly saved the life of a six-year-old pupil after urging her to get an eye test – which revealed a massive brain tumor. Continue reading

Posted in fox-news/health/medical-research/surgery | Comments Off on {FD} Student diagnosed with massive tumor after teacher recommends eye test