October 9, 2015
Katie suffered from a stress fracture in her foot. Due to the severity of the tennis injury, surgery was required. Learn more at UPMC.
Categorized as: Sports Medicine, UPMC Stories
Tagged with: medical mondays, patient story, sports medicine, stress fracture, tennis, UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
October 8, 2015
Upper extremity injuries are some of the most common injuries in athletes. They also can be easily dismissed or downplayed by the athlete when they want to get back to sport.
Categorized as: Health Topics A-Z, Orthopaedics
Tagged with: arm injuries, frozen shoulder, hand injuries, medical mondays, rotator cuff, tennis elbow
October 5, 2015
Learn more about uterine fibroids, including symptoms, causes, risks, and treatment options in this edition of Medical Mondays.
Categorized as: Women's Health
Tagged with: cramps, Fibroids, medical mondays, uterine fibroids, uterus
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October 4, 2015
Children with Hirschsprung's disease face unique challenges. Learn about their treatment options, specifically colorectal surgery.
Categorized as: Pediatrics
Tagged with: colorectal surgery, Hirschsprung's disease, Luis De la Torre, medical mondays, minimally invasive, TEPT
October 1, 2015
Fibroids are usually benign, but can cause many uncomfortable symptoms. Here are five facts facts you need to know.
Tagged with: Fibroids, medical mondays, reproductive health, women's health
September 30, 2015
Hirschsprung's disease is a congenital disorder that affects the intestines, primarily causing constipation and intestinal blockages. Learn more.
Tagged with: congenital disorders, constipation, Hirschsprung's disease, intestinal blockage, medical mondays, surgery
September 28, 2015
Learn more about irritable bowel disease (IBD) and other digestive disorders in this edition of UPMC's Medical Mondays.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness
Tagged with: digestive disorders, IBD, IBS, medical mondays, stomach ache
September 24, 2015
Uterine fibroids are common among women of childbearing age. Most of the time they don't cause symptoms. But complications do sometimes arise.
Tagged with: birth control, Fibroids, hormone therapy, Infertility, medical mondays, miscarriages, obesity, uterine fibroids
September 21, 2015
Learn more about the UPMC approach to concussion evaluation, treatment, and maintenance in this edition of Medical Mondays.
Categorized as: Sports Medicine
Tagged with: concussion, concussion evaluation, concussion management, medical mondays