Injuries to the Ureter

The incidence of intraoperative ureteral injuries is 0.3% to 1.5%.1,2 Historically, gynecologic procedures have accounted for the majority of ureteral injuries, greater than 50% in some series.3 Traditionally, this had been followed by general surgical operations (5%-15%). More recently, with increased endoscopy usage, there is an increase in the incidence of ureteral injuries as a result of urologic procedures such that it contributes to 30% of all iatrogenic

injuries.4

Herbal Remedies For Acid Reflux

Herbal Remedies For Acid Reflux

Gastroesophageal reflux disease is the medical term for what we know as acid reflux. Acid reflux occurs when the stomach releases its liquid back into the esophagus, causing inflammation and damage to the esophageal lining. The regurgitated acid most often consists of a few compoundsbr acid, bile, and pepsin.

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