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Qatari physician completes robotic gynaecology surgery at Sidra Medicine

Qatari physician completes robotic gynaecology surgery at Sidra Medicine

Qatari physician Dr Aisha Ahmad Yousuf has successfully completed the first robotic hysterectomy surgery at Sidra Medicine.

HMC planning for lung transplant surgery

HMC planning for lung transplant surgery

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is making arrangements to conduct lung transplant facility in the country, disclosed a top official.

United fans and rivals rally round stricken Ferguson

United fans and rivals rally round stricken Ferguson

Messages of support continued to pour in as legendary football manager Sir Alex Ferguson fought for his life on Sunday following emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage.

Neymar expected to return in "two, three weeks"

Neymar expected to return in "two, three weeks"

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, who is convalescing in Brazil after surgery on his injured right foot, will be back "in two to three weeks," the club's coach Unai Emery said on Friday.

Egyptian doctors open operating room-themed restaurant

Egyptian doctors open operating room-themed restaurant

Dressed in blue surgical scrubs and gloves, kitchen staff at the Egyptian restaurant D.Kebda prepare grilled beef-liver sandwiches behind a glass pane as the customers tuck in.

Bangladeshi girl with three legs 'walks, runs' after surgery

Bangladeshi girl with three legs 'walks, runs' after surgery

A toddler born with three legs -- because body parts of a twin had grown inside her -- was returning home to Bangladesh on Friday after complex and rare surgery in Australia enabled her to walk and run, her doctor said.

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row

Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row

Indian doctors on Tuesday angrily rejected claims that they had lied about the amount of weight an Egyptian once believed to be the world's heaviest woman had lost following surgery.

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra arms and legs, in an operation being hailed as a world first.

Bahraini activist denied family visit after surgery

Bahraini activist denied family visit after surgery

The family of jailed Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab has been denied visiting rights after he underwent surgery, relatives said on Thursday.

Sidra-led team performs complex surgery on boy

Sidra-led team performs complex surgery on boy

A multidisciplinary team of clinical experts from Sidra Medical and Research Center and Hamad Medical Corporation has made medical history by successfully performing complex surgeries for the first time in the Middle East.

Surgery on Bangladesh 'tree girl' successful

Surgery on Bangladesh 'tree girl' successful

Bangladeshi doctors on Tuesday conducted surgery to remove bark-like growth from the skin of a young girl believed to be the first female to suffer from a condition known as "tree man syndrome".

Scissors pulled from Vietnam man's stomach

Scissors pulled from Vietnam man's stomach

A Vietnamese man has had scissors removed from his abdomen which were left behind during surgery 18 years ago, after reporting a stomach ache that was nearly two decades in the making.