Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez was poised to return to Cuba on Sunday for more cancer treatment, having spoken for the first time of giving up power if his condition worsens or he dies.
Australian doctors Thursday hailed what they described as a world-first surgical treatment for a boy suffering from a rare disease that sends his blood pressure soaring and triggered a stroke.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos underwent successful surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from his prostate Wednesday.
The surgery was made on August 8 in the National Scientific Cardiosurgery Center of the National Medical Holding in Astana.
The first full implantation of an artificial heart has been made in Kazakhstan.
A unique surgery was made in cardiosurgery center in Astana, Kazakhstan: simultaneous implantation of two auxiliary devices into the heart.
Kazakhstan scientists have developed an implantation material for treatment of urological diseases and use in plastic surgery.
A complicated heart surgery on a foreign representative of one of the major American companies in Kazakhstan has been made in Cardiosurgery Center in Astana.
Italian experts performed a master-class on transcatheter implantation of heart valves.
A master-class on implementation of the newest neurosurgical methods is held in the national scientific neurosurgery center.
According to Dzharbussynov Scientific Center of Urinology, 12 people (8 men and 4 women) have applied to the Center for such surgery in 20 years.
The first bone marrow transplantation to a kid has been made in Kazakhstan.
Liver transplantation is one of the most difficult surgeries. The operation performed was twice as difficult as the usual one.
National Scientific Cardiology Center in Astana discharged its first patient with artificial heart.
A team of Polish cardiac surgeons operated over 100 children in Shymkent during the master-class held in the cardiology center of South-Kazakhstan oblast.
Kazakhstan Ministry of Healthcare opened a new neonatal surgery center to decrease infant mortality.
Open heart surgery was performed in Almaty on September 13 for the first time in the system of Kazakhstan President’s hospitals.
National Diagnostics Center is looking for vocal rehabilitation surgery patients with voice disorders after gorge traumas, surgeries on thyroid body, as well as oncological surgeries.
First surgeries on heart, liver and pancreas transplantation will be performed in Kazakhstan in November.
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