There are many different causes of abnormal bleeding.
Speciality: Low Priority Procedures
A chalazion also known as a meibomian gland lipogranuloma, is a cyst in the eyelid that is caused by inflammation of a blocked meibomian gland.
Male circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin
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Complementary and alternative therapies are not routinely funded
Dupuytren’s contracture (Dupuytren's disease) is a condition that affects the hands and fingers.
Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy is not funded for facial blushing or facial sweating.
Gallbladder removal surgery, also known as a cholecystectomy, is a very common procedure.
A ganglion cyst is a fluid-filled swelling that usually develops near a joint or tendon.
Treatment for Otitis Media with Effusion (OME) in adults is a Low Priority Procedure (LPP) and not routinely funded. Prior approval will normally be required before treatment starts in secondary care.
A grommet is a very small tube that's inserted into the child's ear during surgery.
A haemorrhoidectomy is an operation to remove haemorrhoids.
A bunion is a bony deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe. The medical name is hallux valgus.
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Accepts NHS E-referrals for nerve conduction testing for carpal tunnel screening and ulnar nerve screening at the elbow or wrist ONLY. This is not an EMG service.
Surgery to remove the tonsils is known as a tonsillectomy.
Rhinoplasty changes the appearance of the nose often using a graft or implant. Septorhinoplasty straightens or repairs the septum that separates the nostrils and alters the shape of the nose. Septoplasty repairs a deviated septum to improve breathing.
Back injections may help treat two major back pain with radiculopathy
Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.
Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins – usually blue or dark purple – that usually occur on the legs.