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ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE (AD)

Dr. Luis Fernando Salguero Neurologist MULTIMEDICA VISTA HERMOSA Dementia is a syndrome that causes a series of progressive disorders that affect memory, thought, behavior and the ability to perform daily activities. AD is the most common type of dementia. People with dementia and their families and friends, are affected in a personal, emotional and financial […]

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Triphasic tomography for known hepatic tumoral lesion characterization

Dra. Claudia Oliveros Dr. Otto David Orellana Chacón Dr. Marco Antonio Cabrera Objectives: Evaluate the diagnostic sensitivity of the triphasic helicoidal tomography, to differentiate benign hepatic tumoral lesions from the malignant. Methods: The study was performed in the tomography department of Centro de Diagnóstico Tecniscan de Guatemala, from January to July, 2012.  Triphasic helicoidal tomographies […]

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OSS Salvage Prosthesis for Bone Tumors

Dr. Guillermo Claverie FUNDAORTO Hospital Multimédica MIGUEL ANTONIO ARMIS HERNÁNDEZ, 29 years of age, consulted Fundación Guatemalteco Americana de Cirugía Ortopédica Avanzada (FUNDAORTO) (Guatemalan-American Foundation for Advanced Orthopedic Surgery) on March 13th, 2012. He had a history of having a big mass in the distal end of his right thigh involving the knee joint, which prevents […]

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Influenza A (H1N1), the last pandemic

Dr. Hugo Eduardo Pezzarossi Zelaya Specialized in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases Director of Prevent (Medical Prevention Services S.A.) MULTIMEDICA VISTA HERMOSA During the month of March, 2009, cases of influenza started being reported, in Veracruz, Mexico, as well as in Southern California. Weeks later it was possible to establish that it was a variant […]

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