Hiperhidroz

Extremely Sweating (Hyperhydrosis)

Extremely Sweating (Hyperhydrosis / Hand-Face-Armpit) & Face Erythrosis (Blushing) Is excessive sweating a disease? From the brain, an excess of chemical discharges with an unknown mechanism, which stimulates the sweat glands, cause excessive sweating. Mostly, excessive sweating occurs without any reason when standing, hands-feet-head neck-face drips and/or sweats in a flowing style. Redness of the face may…

Immunotherapy for Metastatic Lung Cancer

Lung cancer has long been considered one of the most challenging cancers to treat because it has usually spread by the time you’re diagnosed. When it spreads to other body parts, doctors refer to it as metastatic. The newest field of cancer medicine, called Immunotherapy, is an effective treatment option for metastatic lung cancer. Getting…

Pektus-Excavatum-Utangaclik

Pectus Excavatum & Shyness

Don’t be shy! Just call/e-mail us! Another common observation in children with Pectus Excavatum is that they are very shy and reserved about their physical appearance. Frequently, as summer comes around, they are unwilling to take their shirt off for sports, swimming, or around other children. The psychosocial stress caused by the abnormal chest can…

Nuss

Nuss Procedure: Pectus Excavatum

Nuss Procedure was invented by Donald Nuss in 1987. It is a minimally invasive procedure. The patient heals faster and the long term outcome of the operation is favourable. It is a widespread method in our present day. Before the Surgery First, physical examination of the patient is conducted. The patient and patient’s relative are…

Mediastinal Cancers

Mediastinal Cancers

Mediastinum is an anatomical region which is surrounded by thoracic cavity, thoracic entry on the top, diaphragm at the bottom, vertebral column at the posterior, sternum at the front and parietal pleura at the side. Mediastinum is divided into two as superior and inferior with a line extending from the anguli sterni to the fourth inter-vertebral…

Chemical Pleurodesis for MPE (Malignant Pleural Effusion – Lung Fluid) and/or Chylothorax

THORACIC (CHEST) SURGICAL PROCEDURES (Assoc. Prof. Erkan YILDIRIM, MD, PhD, f.e.t.c.s. / Thoracic & Lung Transplant Surgeon / Istanbul –TURKEY) VIDEO-Assisted MINIMAL INVASIVE CHEST SURGERY Chemical Pleurodesis for MPE (Malignant Pleural Effusion – Lung Fluid) and/or Chylothorax ICU Stay: No HOSPITAL Stay: 3-4 days TOTAL Stay in TURKEY (range in DAYS*; unless any other complications!):…

Tracheal Stenosis (Narrowing): Tracheal Excision & Anastomosis Cervical Surgery (Trachea)

THORACIC (CHEST) SURGICAL PROCEDURES (Assoc. Prof. Erkan YILDIRIM, MD, PhD, f.e.t.c.s. / Thoracic & Lung Transplant Surgeon / Istanbul –TURKEY) Tracheal Stenosis (Narrowing): Tracheal Excision & Anastomosis Cervical Surgery (Trachea) ICU Stay: 1 day HOSPITAL Stay: 5 – 6 days TOTAL Stay in TURKEY (range in DAYS*; unless any other complications!): 14-16 Days GENERAL INFO…

Thoracic TRACHEA Surgery

THORACIC (CHEST) SURGICAL PROCEDURES (Assoc. Prof. Erkan YILDIRIM, MD, PhD, f.e.t.c.s. / Thoracic & Lung Transplant Surgeon / Istanbul –TURKEY) Thoracic TRACHEA Surgery ICU Stay: 1 day HOSPITAL Stay: 5-6 days TOTAL Stay in TURKEY (range in DAYS*; unless any other complications!): 14-16 Days GENERAL INFO Before Surgery Consultations – (Preop – *(Only Anesthesia and…