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Jan, 2021

“No more wheelchair, I can walk without pain again” says 55 year old Nigerian. Thanks to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai India.

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A 55-year-old patient from Nigeria was admitted with features of lumbar canal stenosis with significantly impaired quality of life. The patient had undergone multiple spine surgeries and procedures in the past with an intention for pain relief but without promising results. The patient came to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai in a wheelchair and was barely able to walk/ stand without pain. He was admitted under Dr. Mazda Turel, Neuro &…

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Botswana patient treated for Cervical Spine Degeneration

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Dec, 2020

36 year old from Botswana treated for agonising cervical pain due to Cervical Spine Degeneration, by expert neurosurgeon, Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai, India.

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A 36-year-old patient from Botswana presented to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai, India with a history of pain in the neck radiating to the scapula, shoulder, and right arm as well as his index to the little finger. The pain was accompanied by tingling numbness. The patient had these symptoms for 4 years. In Botswana patients had taken various modalities of treatments including acupuncture, strapping needling, physiotherapy, and sessions at a…

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18-year-old patient from Sudan undergoes a complicated neurosurgery procedure

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Dec, 2020

An 18-year-old patient from Sudan undergoes a complicated neurosurgery procedure to remove a pineal tumor in the brain, in these adverse times

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18-year-old Mustafa Hameed from Sudan presented to Wockhardt Hospitals, South Mumbai, India with symptoms of headache and vomiting. All signs of raised intracranial pressure in the brain. In August patient had undergone a neurosurgical procedure called a ventricular peritoneal shunt to reduce the intracranial pressure and was referred to Wockhardt Hospital, South Mumbai India for further management. Under the care of Dr Mazda Turel – an experienced neurosurgeon, a moderate…

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22 year old Idrissa hip replacement

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Dec, 2020

A rare fracture femur (actebular fracture surgery) and hip replacement surgery improves the quality of young patient from Niger

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A 22-year-old patient from Niger was suffering from a painful lump in her thigh and excruciating pain whilst walking. She consulted doctors in Niger for a hip replacement. However, the surgeons at the hospital were not able to put the implant during the surgery and therefore it was unsuccessful for her. She was recommended by Wockhardt Hospitals in India for further treatment. At the outset, the patient was very impressed…

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Migraine

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Nov, 2020

When There Is A Volcano In The Head

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Migraines are very common, and democratic, affecting the poor and famous alike but can be tackled with medication and lifestyle change. "I need you to help me with this headache I've had for a decade," a friend pleaded. "As long as you're not referring to your boss, I'm happy to try!" I shot back. He was my age, only better looking and with more hair. In his mid-twenties, he'd started…

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