Surgical Procedures

Ileal Conduit

During an ileal conduit, a urinary outlet is created from a piece of the bowel. One end is attached .... read more


A bowel diversion surgery performed after removal of the large intestine, an ileostomy involves conn.... read more

Immediate Limb Lengthening

Immediate limb lengthening involves the surgical lengthening of a leg or arm so that it can better m.... read more

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator S...

During implantable cardioverter defibrillator surgery, a defibrillator is placed underneath the skin.... read more

In Vitro Fertilization

In vitro fertilization is a method of assisted reproduction. Eggs from the female are harvested with.... read more

Indian Rhinoplasty

During Indian rhinoplasty, the nose is repaired or reconstructed using a flap of skin from the foreh.... read more

Infrainguinal Arterial Bypass

During infrainguinal arterial bypass, a blocked artery below the knee is bypassed. Typically, the sa.... read more

Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection

Inguinal lymph node dissection involves the surgical removal of the lymph nodes in the groin. This p.... read more

Intentional Replantation

Intentional replantation involves surgically replanting a tooth that has been repaired for damage wh.... read more

Internal Colo-Anal Pouch

With bowel diversion surgery, an internal colo-anal pouch is created from the end part of the small .... read more

Interstitial Perineal Implant Treatment

During interstitial perineal implant treatment, tiny radioactive devices are inserted inside a uteri.... read more

Interventional Stroke Treatment

During interventional stroke treatment, clot-dissolving agents are delivered from a catheter into a .... read more

Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump

A minor procedure, intra-aortic balloon pump involves placing a balloon pump in the descending aorti.... read more

Intracapsular Tonsillectomy

Intracapsular tonsillectomy involves the removal of 90 to 95 percent of tonsil tissue. The capsule i.... read more

Intracavitary Brachytherapy for Breast C...

During intracavitary brachytherapy for breast cancer, highly radioactive material is delivered direc.... read more

Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy

A minimally invasive treatment, intradiscal electrothermal therapy involves the repair of collagen f.... read more

Intramedullary Fixation of the Femur

During intramedullary fixation of the femur, a broken femur is aligned and stabilized. During the pr.... read more

Intramedullary Nailing of the Tibia

Intramedullary nailing of the tibia involves the insertion of a nail into the tibia in order to prev.... read more

Intraosseous Catheter Placement

An emergency procedure, intraosseous catheter placement involves the insertion of a needle into the .... read more

Intraseptal Alveoloplasty

During intraseptal alveoloplasty, the alveolar process (the bony part of the gum containing the teet.... read more

Intrathecal Catheter and Infusion Pump P...

During intrathecal catheter and infusion pump placement, a catheter is inserted into the spinal flui.... read more

Intrauterine Myelomeningocele Repair

During intrauterine myelomeningocele repair, a fetal myelomeningocele is closed. This procedure is p.... read more

Intrauterine Surgery to Correct Congenit...

During intrauterine surgery to correct congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation, abnormal lung tis.... read more

Intrauterine Surgery to Remove a Cervica...

Intrauterine surgery to remove a cervical teratoma is an open fetal surgery. It is a major abdominal.... read more

Intrauterine Surgery to Remove a Sacroco...

An open fetal surgery, intrauterine surgery to remove a sacrococcygeal teratoma involves the removal.... read more

Intrauterine Surgery to Repair a Congeni...

An open fetal surgery, intrauterine surgery to repair a congenital diaphragmatic hernia involves clo.... read more

Intraventricular Baffle to Pulmonary Val...

An open heart surgery, intraventricular baffle to pulmonary valve involves the repair of double-outl.... read more

Intraventricular Tunnel Repair

Intraventricular tunnel repair allows for the flow of blood to move from the left ventricle to the r.... read more

Iodine 125 Episcleral-Plaque Brachythera...

Iodine 125 episcleral-plaque brachytherapy involves implanting a plaque containing radioactive seeds.... read more

Italian Rhinoplasty

Italian rhinoplasty is a procedure performed to repair or reconstruct the nose. The skin used to rep.... read more

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