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Liver Cirrhosis Animation
Cirrhosis is a progressive liver disease that prevents the liver from functioning normally. This animation illustrates the role of the liver and how damage to the liver can cause scar tissue to affect the functionality of the liver.
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A New Treatment for Medication-Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
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Andrew Brock, M.D. Physician Profile
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Brenda Hoffman, M.D. - Video Profile
Video profile of Gastroenterologist Dr. Brenda Hoffman. Her areas of expertise include gastrointestinal cancers, staging lung and esophageal cancer and...
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Channel 5 Follows Two Obese Patients Through Weight Loss Surgery
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Channel 5 Talks With A Couple Who Lost 293 Pounds After Weight Loss Surgery
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Colon "Cleansing"- Is It Safe?
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Colon Cancer - What Are Different Screening Options?
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Colon Cancer Animation
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Let our puppets teach you about constipation and what you can do to treat it. Sammy gets constipated and...
Cryotherapy for Precancerous and Cancerous Lesions of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract
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Cystic Fibrosis Animation
This animation describes cystic fibrosis and how it can affect the respiratory, digestive, and reproductive systems.
Dan and Kerri's Weight Loss Surgery Story- 293 Pounds Lost
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This video animation explains the digestion process and how different types of enzymes aid in the process.
Fecal Incontinence Animation
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Gallbladder Removal Animation
This video animation shows the gallbladder, explains its purpose and discusses symptoms of gallbladder disease.
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Gastric (Stomach) Cancer Animation
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Watch this video animation to learn how the gastrointestinal tract works and what causes gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD.)
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Hiatal Hernia Animation
This video animation describes who is likely to have a hiatal hernia, how one develops the hernia and how to...
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Islet Cell Transplant for Chronic Pancreatitis
An islet cell transplant can help patients who are suffering from the pain of chronic pancreatitis. The Medical University of...
Islet Cell Transplant Surgery at MUSC Offers New Hope to Chronic Pancreatitis Patient
Sara Gibbins of Myrtle Beach, S.C., describes her progress since having islet cell transplant surgery at the Medical University of...
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Liver Cirrhosis Animation
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Mark A. Lockett, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Mark A. Lockett, M.D. He was awarded his M.D. by the Medical University of South Carolina. Completed his Residency...
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MUSC Ranked Nationally by U.S. News and World Report
MUSC has been recognized in the prestigious Best Hospitals survey by U.S. News & World Report as a Nationally Ranked...
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Pinckney J. Maxwell IV, M.D., FACS Physician Profile
Meet Pinckney J. Maxwell IV, M.D., FACS. He was awarded his M.D. by the Medical University of South Carolina. He...
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T. Karl Byrne, M.D. - Physician Profile
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Upper Endoscopy: EGD Animation
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Vertical Banded Gastroplasty Animation
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Vitamins & Minerals Animation
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Weight Loss Surgery - How and What to Eat After Surgery
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Weight Loss Surgery - Mayor Keith Summey
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Weight Loss Surgery at MUSC - Comprehensive Overview
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Thomas K. Byrne, MD, Professor, General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Director, Bariatric Surgery Program, Medical University of South Carolina, discusses surgical...
Charles M. Proctor, M.D. Physician Profile
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Karen Abernathy, M.D. Physician Profile
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MUSC After Hours Care in Summerville
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MUSC’s Online Doctor of Nursing Program Takes Education to Students
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MUSC Plastic Surgeons Target the Nerves That Trigger Migraine Headaches
The Advanced Migraine Surgery Program (AMSP) at MUSC offers relief to individuals who suffer from migraine headaches and occipital neuralgia....
Saving Breath: Diagnosing and Managing COPD
Luca Paoletti, M.D., a pulmonologist at the Medical University of South Carolina, discusses best practices for diagnosing (eg, spirometry, alpha-1...
John H. Gibson, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet John H. Gibson, M.D. Dr. Gibson was awarded his M.D. by Wake Forest University. He completed his Residency at...
Bruce Ovbiagele , M.D., MSc, MAS Physician Profile
Bruce Ovbiagele, MD MSc, MAS, is Professor and Chairman of Neurology at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). He...
Daniel A. Handel, M.D. Physician Profile
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Martin B. Steed, DDS Physician Profile
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