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Dr. S. Kevin Fernando

Dr. Kevin Fernando has an MBBS and two years of experience in Nephrology, Urology and Organ Transplant at Madras Medical Mission Hospital, Chennai. He is interested in Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Pulmonary Medicine, Intensive and Emergency Medicine. He contributes his expertise as a medical reviewer.

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Obesity Increases Risk of Invasive Penile Cancer

Obesity Increases Risk of Invasive Penile Cancer

Link between obesity and a higher risk of invasive penile cancer has been identified in a recent study.

Health In Focus
Kidney Stones Zapping Technology by NASA to Help Treat Astronauts With Stones

Kidney Stones Zapping Technology by NASA to Help Treat Astronauts With Stones

Astronauts are more prone to get kidney stones. Burst wave lithotripsy which detects and breaks stones, could be the next step for its treatment on Earth too.

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Cervical Ripening

Cervical Ripening

Cervical ripening refers to the softening of the cervix which precedes the onset of labor and is necessary for cervical dilation and passage of fetus.

Surgical Procedures
Healing Hair Loss with Homeopathy

Healing Hair Loss with Homeopathy

Hair loss is a common condition with numerous causes and solutions. Homeopathy can put a permanent full stop to hair loss using medications derived from plants.

Hair Loss
3D Organ Printing Saves Patientís Kidney During Complicated Tumor Removal

3D Organ Printing Saves Patientís Kidney During Complicated Tumor Removal

With the help of 3D printed kidney, doctors at Intermountain Medical Center were able to save the kidney while removing a complicated kidney tumor from a woman.

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