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#Surgery

# surgery - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Blow for Galway as full-back ruled out for season after serious knee injury in Sigerson game
# Surgery
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# Surgery

Blow for Galway as full-back ruled out for season after serious knee injury in Sigerson game

Jan 15th 2022, 10:33 AM 9,225 Views 1 Comment

Full-back Seán Mulkerrin had an operation to repair the damage on Thursday.

# surgery - Monday 22 November, 2021

Irish Kidney Association calls for clarity after transplant postponed over ICU capacity issues
# Delayed Transplant
# Delayed Transplant

Irish Kidney Association calls for clarity after transplant postponed over ICU capacity issues

Nov 22nd 2021, 6:37 PM 14,619 Views 10 Comments

The association said it hopes this was an isolated incident

# surgery - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Liverpool expect Elliott to return this season after successful ankle surgery
# Under The Knife
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# Under The Knife

Liverpool expect Elliott to return this season after successful ankle surgery

Updated Sep 14th 2021, 9:04 PM 5,261 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old was carried off on a stretcher at Elland Road on Sunday.

# surgery - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Mayo's McLaughlin undergoes operation after suffering double jaw fracture against Dublin
# Surgery
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# Surgery

Mayo's McLaughlin undergoes operation after suffering double jaw fracture against Dublin

Aug 15th 2021, 6:00 PM 39,717 Views 81 Comments

The Westport defender was stretchered off the field after shipping a heavy challenge from John Small.

# surgery - Monday 19 July, 2021

Power ruled out of Galway Festival over back surgery, Samcro allotted top weight
# Unlucky
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# Unlucky

Power ruled out of Galway Festival over back surgery, Samcro allotted top weight

Jul 19th 2021, 6:17 PM 3,109 Views 0 Comments

Power say he hopes to return to fitness in time for the Listowel Festival in September.

# surgery - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Irish jockey suffers fractured back and broken ribs in bad fall
# Injuries
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# Injuries

Irish jockey suffers fractured back and broken ribs in bad fall

Jun 29th 2021, 2:00 PM 7,739 Views 2 Comments

Micheal Nolan will have surgery after the incident at Southwell on Monday.

# surgery - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

'We're keeping them in the loop' - Munster updating Springboks on Snyman fitness ahead of Lions tour
# Setback
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# Setback

'We're keeping them in the loop' - Munster updating Springboks on Snyman fitness ahead of Lions tour

May 5th 2021, 11:44 AM 5,976 Views 11 Comments

The South African lock will have minor surgery on a fresh knee injury this week.

# surgery - Friday 22 January, 2021

Leicester striker Vardy to undergo hernia operation
# Sidelined
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# Sidelined

Leicester striker Vardy to undergo hernia operation

Jan 22nd 2021, 3:26 PM 5,543 Views 0 Comments

Brendan Rodgers says the Foxes’ star forward will be out for ‘a few weeks’.

# surgery - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Tiger Woods facing another spell out after undergoing fifth back operation
# Under The Knife
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# Under The Knife

Tiger Woods facing another spell out after undergoing fifth back operation

Jan 19th 2021, 11:21 PM 3,325 Views 1 Comment

The 45-year-old will miss the Farmers Insurance Open and the Genesis Invitational.

# surgery - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Andres Iniesta vows to play on after surgery
# Future Plans
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# Future Plans

Andres Iniesta vows to play on after surgery

Dec 17th 2020, 2:43 PM 7,965 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Barcelona star has promised his glittering career won’t be cut short by the thigh injury.

# surgery - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

'He will be a real loss' - Munster's Matt Gallagher set for shoulder surgery
# Setback
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# Setback

'He will be a real loss' - Munster's Matt Gallagher set for shoulder surgery

Dec 9th 2020, 1:41 PM 10,483 Views 13 Comments

The province have welcomed back their Ireland internationals for Sunday’s clash with Harlequins.

# surgery - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Gomez's surgery on damaged tendon 'successful', but no timescale for comeback
# Surgery
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# Surgery

Gomez's surgery on damaged tendon 'successful', but no timescale for comeback

Nov 12th 2020, 1:47 PM 6,010 Views 3 Comments

Gomez suffered the problem during a training session for the national team.

# surgery - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Cruel setback for Ulster's Will Addison as he's ruled out for several months
# Under The Knife
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# Under The Knife

Cruel setback for Ulster's Will Addison as he's ruled out for several months

Sep 29th 2020, 2:47 PM 8,012 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile, Tom O’Toole has been sidelined for several weeks with an ankle issue.

# surgery - Friday 8 May, 2020

Opinion: 'The HSE should reverse centralisation policy to avoid disastrous waiting lists'
# Decentralisation
# Decentralisation

Opinion: 'The HSE should reverse centralisation policy to avoid disastrous waiting lists'

May 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 17,297 Views 18 Comments

Dr Naveed Abbas argues that peripheral hospitals should return to doing more complex surgeries once this emergency has passed.

# surgery - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'We should treat type 2 diabetes the way we treat cancer'
# Remission
# Remission

'We should treat type 2 diabetes the way we treat cancer'

Nov 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,220 Views 34 Comments

Today is World Diabetes Day and a health group wants the HSE to examine more ways of helping people to reverse their type 2 diabetes through losing weight.

# surgery - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Sanchez ruled out for three months after undergoing ankle surgery
# Sidelined
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# Sidelined

Sanchez ruled out for three months after undergoing ankle surgery

Oct 16th 2019, 5:31 PM 5,989 Views 5 Comments

The Man United forward, who is currently on loan at Inter Milan, picked up the injury while on international duty with Chile.

# surgery - Friday 17 May, 2019

World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months
# Under The Knife
From The42
# Under The Knife

World Cup worry for England as Vunipola ruled out for at least three months

May 17th 2019, 10:52 AM 3,989 Views 11 Comments

The 28-year-old loosehead picked up a hamstring injury against Leinster last weekend.

# surgery - Friday 12 April, 2019

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK
# Budd Chiari Syndrome
# Budd Chiari Syndrome

'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK

Apr 12th 2019, 3:53 PM 31,347 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Lowndes was diagnosed with a rare liver condition just six weeks before she was due to get married.

# surgery - Friday 11 January, 2019

Recovery from heart surgery will see All-Star nominee miss start of 2019 season
# Niall Kearns
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# Niall Kearns

Recovery from heart surgery will see All-Star nominee miss start of 2019 season

Jan 11th 2019, 12:07 PM 6,767 Views 1 Comment

Monaghan’s Niall Kearns underwent surgery last October in Dublin.

# surgery - Sunday 23 December, 2018

'Very concerning': Pet surgeries may be postponed due to shortage of anaesthetic drug
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

'Very concerning': Pet surgeries may be postponed due to shortage of anaesthetic drug

Dec 23rd 2018, 7:00 AM 7,829 Views 0 Comments

About 50,000 pet surgeries happen in Ireland each year.

# surgery - Friday 21 December, 2018

US Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancer removed from lung
# Notorious Rbg
# Notorious Rbg

US Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancer removed from lung

Dec 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 15,064 Views 30 Comments

The nodules were discovered last month in x-rays after the Supreme Court Justice fell and fractured three ribs.

# surgery - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Leinster back Joe Tomane ruled out of action for up to five months
# Hamstrung
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# Hamstrung

Leinster back Joe Tomane ruled out of action for up to five months

Nov 15th 2018, 12:11 PM 10,242 Views 34 Comments

The 28-year-old Wallaby has undergone a hamstring procedure.

# surgery - Monday 12 November, 2018

Family believes woman who died after minor surgery would be alive if there was 'proper handover of care'
# Apology
# Apology

Family believes woman who died after minor surgery would be alive if there was 'proper handover of care'

Nov 12th 2018, 3:16 PM 31,953 Views 18 Comments

Susan McGee’s family has said an apology for her death “brings little consolation”.

# surgery - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
# Jackal
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# Jackal

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'

Aug 29th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,735 Views 15 Comments

Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.

# surgery - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'
# Vaginal Mesh
# Vaginal Mesh

NHS suspends vaginal mesh operations in England over risk of 'life-changing injuries'

Jul 10th 2018, 8:55 AM 12,474 Views 3 Comments

The chair of an independent review said she had not seen evidence that the benefits of mesh outweigh the “severity of human suffering” caused by complications.

# surgery - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Triple world champ Lomachenko has gone under the knife for shoulder injury
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Triple world champ Lomachenko has gone under the knife for shoulder injury

May 31st 2018, 12:57 AM 3,683 Views 1 Comment

The Ukrainian’s promoter says he will be fit to box again by the end of August.

# surgery - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

'I was in pain all the time': Pregnant woman denied treatment for 'gangrenous ovarian cyst'

May 19th 2018, 2:14 PM 38,140 Views 70 Comments

Kate Campbell had to have her ovary, fallopian tube and part of her abdominal wall removed.

# surgery - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Health Minister cancels meeting with women who suffered vaginal mesh complications
# Mesh Survivors
# Mesh Survivors

Health Minister cancels meeting with women who suffered vaginal mesh complications

May 17th 2018, 7:43 PM 14,447 Views 21 Comments

His office said the cancellation was due to “urgent other work commitments” and has been rescheduled for next month.

# surgery - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

World's first total penis and scrotum transplant takes place in US
# Soldier
# Soldier

World's first total penis and scrotum transplant takes place in US

Apr 24th 2018, 8:44 AM 37,592 Views 60 Comments

Doctors hope the man will regain near-normal urinary and sexual functions.

# surgery - Thursday 19 April, 2018

'I'm elated, relieved': Over €111k raised to send Cork teen to US for urgent brain tumour surgery
# GoFundMe
# GoFundMe

'I'm elated, relieved': Over €111k raised to send Cork teen to US for urgent brain tumour surgery

Apr 19th 2018, 1:12 PM 12,471 Views 7 Comments

17-year-old Aaron McMahon was diagnosed with a chordoma brain tumour in February 2017.

# surgery - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Sean O'Brien set to miss out on Leinster's semi-final clash with Scarlets
# Tullow Tank
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# Tullow Tank

Sean O'Brien set to miss out on Leinster's semi-final clash with Scarlets

Apr 17th 2018, 10:33 PM 17,380 Views 21 Comments

The back row may even require surgery on his shoulder injury.

# surgery - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Blow to PSG's Champions League hopes as Neymar set for surgery
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Blow to PSG's Champions League hopes as Neymar set for surgery

Feb 28th 2018, 8:14 PM 5,928 Views 8 Comments

Rodrigo Lasmar, the surgeon with the Brazilian national squad, will carry out the operation.

# surgery - Friday 23 February, 2018

Stephen Fry is recovering from prostate cancer surgery
# Advice For Men
# Advice For Men

Stephen Fry is recovering from prostate cancer surgery

Feb 23rd 2018, 3:02 PM 18,070 Views 80 Comments

The actor said he has been “in the throes of a rather unwelcome and unexpected adventure”.

# surgery - Thursday 15 February, 2018

'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long
# Delays
# Delays

'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long

Feb 15th 2018, 4:51 PM 12,056 Views 22 Comments

Aisling Corcoran had steel rods removed from her back in 2014.

# surgery - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'People are dying': Life-saving surgeries delayed or cancelled due to intensive care bed shortage
# Critical
# Critical

'People are dying': Life-saving surgeries delayed or cancelled due to intensive care bed shortage

Jan 18th 2018, 6:05 AM 6,626 Views 19 Comments

Minister of State Jim Daly said increasing ICU capacity is a priority for the government in 2018.

# surgery - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Myth debunked: Age isn't a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients
# Research
# Research

Myth debunked: Age isn't a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients

Jan 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 8,817 Views 3 Comments

Instead, frailty, depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment and smoking were associated with postoperative complications.

# surgery - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Non-emergency surgical death rates in Africa are double the global average
# Worrying
# Worrying

Non-emergency surgical death rates in Africa are double the global average

Jan 4th 2018, 6:15 AM 5,496 Views 5 Comments

Elective surgeries in African countries have a death rate double that of the global average, a new study reveals.

# surgery - Friday 22 December, 2017

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact
# Busy Period
# Busy Period

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:45 AM 9,787 Views 23 Comments

The move is an attempt to ease pressure on services over the busy Christmas period.

# surgery - Monday 18 December, 2017

'It's Belfast or go blind': Bus of elderly head on eight-hour journey up North for cataract surgery
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

'It's Belfast or go blind': Bus of elderly head on eight-hour journey up North for cataract surgery

Dec 18th 2017, 9:56 PM 17,361 Views 36 Comments

There are currently more than 8,500 people on the cataract waiting list in Ireland.

# surgery - Friday 15 December, 2017

Man United defender ruled out for up to three months as he undergoes surgery
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Man United defender ruled out for up to three months as he undergoes surgery

Dec 15th 2017, 3:16 PM 4,695 Views 2 Comments

Man United manager Jose Mourinho confirmed the news.

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