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Triceps Tendon Avulsion

This injury is considered in literature as the “least common of all tendon injuries”, and for this reason often misdiagnosed; I suggest always to pay attention when you find something… 67 more words

Paolo Minafra

7 week ultrasound 

7 week ultrasound is complete! I saw a tiny fluttering heart beat at 124 bpm and is measuring 7 weeks and 2 days. The relief I feel already is immense. 88 more words

Pink or Blue?

Gender reveal parties have become the social norm for expectant parents. What ever happened to the the thrill of the surprise?

Ben and I are choosing to stay neutral this pregnancy. 824 more words


Statistics and Blips

Statistics have not been my friend. If there is a chance that something will happen during this pregnancy, we have to take it seriously and we have to assume the worst case scenario is a possibility and prepare for it. 882 more words

Last lining check (#4)

This morning I went in for another ultrasound to check the status of my lining. To me it looked thicker on the ultrasound, but I still didn’t see the three stripes. 220 more words


Yet another new type of HIFU is now in Phase II clinical trials

Another breathless media release has announced enrollment of the first patient into a Phase II clinical trial of yet another new form of high-intensity, focused ultrasound (HIFU) in men with low-risk and favorable, intermediate-risk, localized prostate cancer. 445 more words