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Epilepsy neurological disorder

Brain and Spine Care Health Care

Epilepsy: The Sub-Types and Its Causes

Epilepsy is a moderate to a severe neurological disorder characterized by uncontrolled and usually violent shaking- known as seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking. These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures tend to recur and, […]

orthopedics

Health Care Orthopedics

Things you need to know about Arthritis

Arthritis usually occurs in small joints of the body, such as- hands, the vertebral column and the knees. Broadly, it can be divided into four sub-types. Namely, osteoarthritis — arthritis due to wear and tear of muscles with age — and inflammatory arthritis. Medical experts say, arthritis typically begins as a dull aching pain localized […]

digestive care at fortis

Gastro Care Health Care

Gift your gut the best available Healthcare from Fortis International Care Hospitals

The Digestive Care Department at Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore offers comprehensive medical and surgical care in gastroenterology. The department provides exceptional clinical expertise in all aspects of gastroenterology, including upper and lower gastrointestinal disease, pancreatic disorders and liver & hepatobiliary disorders. The highly skilled and qualified team specializes in the investigation and management of all forms […]

Oncology Care at Fortis

Oncology

Avail Complete Oncology Care at Fortis International Hospital

Defeat cancer with help from one of the best oncology care hospitals in India The World Health Organization (WHO) state that, globally, nearly 1 in 6 deaths are happening due to cancer. In the United States alone, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimated 1,688,780 new cancer cases and 600,920 cancer-related deaths in 2017. In India, national statistics say the estimated […]

liver care in India

Transplant

Liver Care & Transplants at Fortis Healthcare

Symptoms of liver diseases may differ from one person to another, though most commonly they will include bruising, jaundice, swelling of the abdomen and legs and changes in the color of stool and urine. Sometimes liver diseases are asymptomatic as well. Imaging and liver function tests can diagnose liver damage and help you stop the […]

Bone and Joint Care

Orthopedics

Why Fortis Hospital Bangalore for Orthopedics?

Fortis hospital is one of the largest bone and joint replacement center in Bangalore. Our bone and joint care doctors provide cutting edge diagnostic facilities and treatment in orthopedics. Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain and disability. It […]