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Crohn’s disease

Understanding Crohn’s Disease: Symptoms, Stages, Complications, Treatments, and Perspectives Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory condition, primarily affecting the digestive system, which can affect any part of the digestive tract from the mouth to the anus. This disease is of unknown origin, autoimmune in nature, with a suspected exogenous cofactor. It can manifest with varying …

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The virtual colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening

Virtual colonoscopy “The most common symptom of colon cancer is no symptom at all. Screening allows us to detect it”. Robert Bresalier, M.D. Virtual Colonoscopy is an innovative, non-invasive and advanced method for screening colon cancer. This examination can detect, quickly, in a safe manner and without sedation, pre-cancerous and cancerous growths in the colon …

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Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Cardiac MRI)

What is a cardiac MRI? Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, or cardiac MRI, is an advanced medical imaging technique that allows detailed visualization of the structure and function of the heart. It is based on the principle of nuclear magnetic resonance, using powerful magnetic fields and radio waves to create three-dimensional images of the heart and …

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What is a joint infiltration?

Regain your comfort quickly To treat musculoskeletal pain, doctors regularly recommend therapeutic joint infiltration (intra-articular injection). This medical technique is particularly effective in relieving joint pain. So it’s not surprising that after an examination of your shoulder, knee, hip or other joint, your doctor would refer you to a radiology center. To make an appointment …

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Kidney Stones: What Can I Do?

Do you know how to identify kidney stones pain? According to several studies and the Canadian Kidney Foundation, about 10% of Canadian men will have a renal calculus (kidney stones) at least once during their lifetime. This number is at least three times higher in men than women.  Furthermore, a kidney stone is a health …

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