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Prosthetics

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Persantin SR | myVMC

Persantin is used to prevent thromboembolic complications after an operation to place a prosthetic heart valve. It contains dipyridamole, an anticoagulant.

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Persantin | myVMC

Persantin is used to prevent thromboembolic complications after an operation to place a prosthetic heart valve. It contains dipyridamole.

Read more on myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre website

Pathology tests & treatments: 5 recommendations from Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA)

Recommendations from The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia about urinary tract infections, PSA testing, vitamin D deficiency screening, serum tumor marker tests & hyperlipidaemia.

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Types of prosthesis supplied by WALSA

WALSA supplies a number of prostheses including lightweight products if you have limited functional ability.

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Septic arthritis - Lab Tests Online AU

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Osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis means an infection of bone which can either be recent or longstanding.

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Arthritis and surgery: hip replacement - myDr.com.au

For some people with arthritis, hip replacement surgery could mean the difference between leading a normal life or putting up with a debilitating condition.

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Infective Endocarditis (IE) | myVMC

Infective endocarditis is an infection (usually bacterial, occasionally fungal) of the endocardium (the inner lining of the heart)

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Coumadin | myVMC

Coumadin is used to treat venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and other blood clotting disorders. It contains warfarin which inhibits blood coagulation.

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Mycobacterium chimaera and open-heart cardiac surgery

Alert information related to Mycobacterium chimaera infection risk after open-heart cardiac surgery

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