MEDICINE & SURGERY

What is Scrotoplasty?

Scrotoplasty is a surgery to repair or create a scrotum. Some transsexual men, intersex and non-binary people designated female at birth may choose to have this surgery to create a scrotum as part of their transition. It can be used to repair a damaged or defective scrotum and is also commonly performed as a way …

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Thoracotomy-Indications, procedures and contraindications

A thoracotomy is a surgical opening of the chest that allows access to organs located in the pleural cavity. It is considered one of the most traumatic surgical procedures. It can be therapeutic and diagnostic, planned and emergency. In some cases, starting as a diagnostic one, a thoracotomy operation in the process turns into a …

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