Go Back   This Blue Marble, a Global Current Events Discussion Forum > Health and Medicine > Medical News

Medical News News, information and discussions about health issues, medicine and biotechnology.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-06-2012, 03:31 PM   #1
kanuck57
NeverAcceptQuestionAll
 
kanuck57's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: SouthCentralManitobaCanada
Posts: 1,893
Thanks: 42
Thanked 282 Times in 170 Posts
Default Vietnamese man survives surgery to have 198-pound tumor removed from right leg

Vietnamese man survives surgery to have 198-pound tumor removed from right leg
David Boroff
Thursday, January 5 2012
http://www.nydailynews.com/life-styl...icle-1.1001191


A successful surgery on Thursday for Nguyen Duy Haito to have the 198 lb. growth removed at Ho Chi Minh City France-Vietnam Hospital .
kanuck57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2012, 04:44 PM   #2
CanadaSue
SuperModerator
 
CanadaSue's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: In my gardens or online
Posts: 27,149
Blog Entries: 28
Thanks: 1,062
Thanked 3,378 Times in 1,905 Posts
Holy smokes! There's some complicated surgery...
__________________
"Most of what you did with Ebola was go to Africa and count corpses after the fact." - CJ Peters
CanadaSue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2012, 04:48 PM   #3
MDINMT
Member Level 4
 
MDINMT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: NW MT
Posts: 530
Thanks: 704
Thanked 104 Times in 59 Posts
I thought that was called a divorce?

MDINMT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-06-2012, 06:31 PM   #4
Feather
Secretly laughing at the cat
 
Feather's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Iowa
Posts: 7,167
Thanks: 3,821
Thanked 656 Times in 419 Posts
Why didn't they remove it back before it caused the amputation at 14?
__________________
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. ~ Mahatma Gandhi
Feather is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
198pound, leg, man, removed, surgery, survives, tumor, vietnamese

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.