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Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is a technique that does not invade the human body while stimulating specific parts of the brain.
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a type of chronic and systematic autoimmune disease, which self-immune response will produce various auto-antibodies and thereby result in systematic clinical symptoms.
Sicca syndrome, also known as Sjögren syndrome, is a chronic inflammatory disease that most frequently affect the functions of lacrimal gland and saliva gland. Sicca syndrome can be divided into primary and secondary sicca syndrome with a ratio of 50% respectively.
Serum uric acid level for a normal adult is below 7.0g/dl, and there are 15% of people leveled under high risk group in Taiwan; as to alcoholics, they are 50% higher in chance in reaching high serum uric acid level. For your own health, have your serum uric acid level checked.
Choledocholithiasis is the presence of a gallstone in the common bile duct. The stone may consist of bile pigments or calcium and cholesterol salts.
To examine the large intestine’s shape, function, and presence or absence of obstruction, ulcer, polyp, tumor or diverticulum by barium enema under X-ray.
Angiography is performed by inserting a needle through the skin from the inguinal area, passing the catheter through the large blood vessel to an appropriate location, and inserting a contrast agent to visualize the blood vessel so that changes in the blood vessel can reveal the lesion.
The drug you received today for computed tomography (CT) is a non-ionic contrast agent. The drug is leaking into your skin and has been treated immediately by medical staff. Please continue your care as follows
Keep the ureter unobstructed to avoid renal edema caused by ureteral stricture, obstruction and mucosal edema, such as ureteral pressure caused by tumor compression, which prevents normal urine drainage.
Vascular stents are mainly used in the condition of vascular stenosis or vascular rupture and bleeding. They must be placed in the diseased vessels through the endovascular catheter.