Dr. Román Turró Arau
• More than 15 years of experience• Endoscopy Service Teknon Medical Center (2010-present) • Specialist in clinical endoscopy My Tres Torres (2016-present)• Owner PRONSAMEDI SL (2012-present)• Owner GESEME (1995-present)• Physician in the Mutua Universal (2006-2010) ...
• Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona• Master in Photomedicine from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) (2008-2009) • Master in Valuation of bodily harm from the University of Barcelona (UB) (2007-2010)• EUS digestive specialization course for the Open University of Catalunya (UOC) (2011-2012) ...
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The endoscopy is a test used to diagnose or treat (therapeutic endoscopy) possible pathologies of the esophagus, stomach and duodenum, the upper part The endoscopy is a test used to diagnose or treat (therapeutic endoscopy) possible pathologies of the esophagus, stomach and duodenum, the upper part of the digestive tract. The treatment is done by natural orifices of the body, the endoscope is inserted through the mouth and advanced to display the entire tube. The test typically be somewhat annoying, so it slightly to the patient is sedated. Lasts 15-30 minutes and is performed on an outpatient basis, the patient has to be admitted. ...
A medical checkup is a clinical test that provides information about the state of physical and mental health of the patient.
Colonoscopy is an endoscopy used to examine the colon and small intestine. It is performed through a small, thin tube ( endoscope) is inserted through Colonoscopy is an endoscopy used to examine the colon and small intestine. It is performed through a small, thin tube ( endoscope) is inserted through the anus and has at its end with a camera that records the organs and walls wherever he goes. The objective is to locate any polyp or adenoma that is in this area to treat and prevent them from becoming cancer. To carry out this process requires sedate the patient partially or completely. Currently, there is an alternative to traditional colonoscopy much less invasive and does not require sedation. This is the virtual colonoscopy, a test that uses images of the inside of the intestine and colon obtained using computerized tomography (CT or CAT ) instead of the images from the camera of the colonoscope. ...
Or coloproctology colorectal surgery is the specialty of medicine derived from general surgery that deals with the diagnosis and treatment, both surgi Or coloproctology colorectal surgery is the specialty of medicine derived from general surgery that deals with the diagnosis and treatment, both surgical and non fitness for repair, diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. The specter of exercise coloproctology includes ostomy management, colonoscopies, laparoscopic surgery, anal manometry, pelvic floor dysfunction and defecography. ...
The gastroscopy is a test that is performed through an endoscope ready to be introduced by the digestive system. An endoscope is a thin, flexible tube with a tiny camera on the end, and in some cases a light, which aims to obtain images of the inside of the esophagus, stomach and dudodeno. Because this test can be somewhat annoying, prior to its realization sedation is applied to the patient. Then, to perform the endoscopic gastrointestinal endoscopy tube through the mouth is introduced and it drives along the digestive tract to analyze their status or the presence of diseases minutely. In addition, the gastroscope allows various interventions, such as obtaining tissue samples for biopsy, the extirpation of polyps, etc. Anyway, gastroscopy has side effects that can be mild (such as abdominal pain or burning ) or severe, such as the drilling of some organs, bleeding, infection and possible allergic reactions....
The intragastric balloon is a silicone device spherical shape that is inserted into the stomach of patients with a significant degree of obesity, especially in those with morbid obesity. The intragastric balloon is introduced via endoscopic and filled with serum reaching the volume of a ball. Thus, occupies considerable space in the stomach, causing a feeling of fullness in the patient and the consequent decrease in hunger. Therefore, you find it easier to maintain a diet aimed at losing weight, reducing food intake. It is especially suitable for patients who are obese and have tried to lose weight through other means. The intragastric balloon usually removed after six months, the maximum time indicated. ...
Obesity is a disease characterized by the presence of an excess of fat mass (fat) in the body and for weight gain, usually due to a disproportionate food intake. This condition is easily diagnosed by assessing the body mass index and overall constitution of the person. The sum of factors that cause this disease, typical of the XXI century, include a sedentary lifestyle, a poor dietary patterns, and genetic and environmental factors. On the other hand, obesity is often aggravated by a number of other associated diseases, such as diabetes, cholesterol, triglycerides and hypertension, in addition to incur certain social rejection and lead to psychological problems. Also among the population suffering from this disease, there is increased risk of cardiovascular events, particularly in patients with abdominal obesity (an indicator of insulin resistance). The treatment of obesity through the monitoring of the recommendations of endocrine and nutritionists, based on a good individualized dietary plan, and changes in daily routines, especially when it comes to exercise. It is also important to establish these guidelines from childhood to avoid the appearance of so-called childhood obesity. ...
POSE is a method for reducing ténica stomach. The intervention does not require incisions leaving no scars. It is performed endoscopically, folds are made in the stomach and sutured to reduce the size of this. Stomach capacity is reduced, the patient will feel full before eating less food. ...
The reduction of stomach is an operation that takes place in those suffering morbid obesity. Currently, there are operations that do not require open surgery but may be performed through endoscopy. The reduction of stomach by endoscopy, also known as surgery POSE, is a new technique made orally without the need for incisions. To do this minimally invasive intervention, begins by introducing an endoscope through the mouth up to the stomach, where folds are performed to reduce its size and capacity, as well as for emptying is slower. The advantages of stomach reduction without surgery are offering permanent results without external scars, no hospital admissions and more safely. ...
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