ear infection in children

Ear Infection in Infants/Children

An ear infection (Acute Otitis Media) is most often a bacterial or viral infection that affects the middle ear, the air-filled space behind the eardrum that contains the tiny vibrating bones of the ear. Ear infections frequently are painful because […]

Critical Care Medicine

Adrenal Crisis

On 2nd December 2017, Aster Hospital’s Critical Care Department encountered a 30 year old male patient who experienced vomiting multiple times, had profuse sweating and general uneasiness with myalgia. The patient was brought to the ER, and was found to […]

Laparoscopic Surgery at Aster Hospitals

Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery in Colorectal Procedure

Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery is a minimal invasive technique in which the surgeon operates almost exclusively through a single entry point, typically through the patient’s navel. In comparison to the traditional keyhole (Laparoscopic) surgery where 4 to 5 small cuts […]

General and Laparoscopic Surgery

Case Of Hiatus Hernia With Esophagitis

A 58-year-old woman presented to Aster Hospital, Mankhool with a prolonged history of nearly 20 years of heartburn, upper abdominal pain and disturbed sleep due to regurgitation. She was being treated – for ‘acidity’ by various doctors and she always […]