Treatment of acute, Chronic illnesses & infections

Treatment of acute, Chronic illnesses & infections

Children can suffer from acute (short term) illnesses such as upper respiratory tract infections or gastrointestinal diseases, such as vomiting or diarrhea. They might also develop chronic conditions, which are long-lasting, such as asthma or diabetes. At Amwaj Polyclinic, whatever the case, we work...
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Antenatal or postnatal care

Antenatal or postnatal care

Antenatal and postnatal care are both critical to the health of the mother and child. The goal is to allow doctors to treat or prevent potential health problems throughout the course of pregnancy and to promote a healthy lifestyle that will benefit everyone. Antenatal care is the routine healthcare ...
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Miscarriages

Miscarriages

A miscarriage, also known as pregnancy loss, is the natural death of an embryo or foetus before it is able to survive independently (generally as late as 20-24 weeks of pregnancy). The most common symptoms are vaginal bleeding and lower abdominal pain. About 80% of miscarriage occur in the first 12 ...
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Breast self-examination  and ultrasound

Breast self-examination and ultrasound

A breast self-exam (BSE) allows an individual to examine her breast tissue for any physical or visual changes and is highly recommended as an early detection method for breast cancer. Women should perform a BSE at least once each month beginning at the age of 18. If you find a lump or notice other u...
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Hysteroscopy

Hysteroscopy

Sometimes, your gynaecologist will recommend a visual inspection of the uterus by accessing the organ through the cervix using an endoscope. This procedure, performed under general anaesthesia, allows your doctor to diagnose and treat certain uterine conditions. If you think you may have a uterine c...
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