Science has progressed a lot. With the arrival of several new technologies, field of medicine is flourishing. There are many astonishing things that occurs in the medical field. These impossible things that can take place with the help of science are mystical interference and other leading technologies of science in medical field. Surgery is a remarkable technology in which many defected parts are cut or changed with the other parts in the operation. Sometimes the surgery of full body is done because of some mishap happened to the body like when body is burnt. But sometimes there are natural problems in the parts of the body which can be altered through surgery. I have listed Top 10 Unbelievable Most Successful Surgeries which are as follows:
10. The Surgeon Who Performed a Self-Appendectomy
Surgery is a thrilling process which is scary for many people. It is worth noting here that Dr. Evan O’Neill Kane is a famous surgeon who had done his surgery by himself. In 1921 he had implemented his own appendectomy. At that time he was 60 years of age. He detached his own appendix by getting anesthesia. He wanted to observe the pain which patients have to suffer. He carried out his operation with the help of mirrors which allowed him to have a look on the area to be removed. Although three more doctors were present there at the time of surgery in case of any problem but Dr. Evan O’Neill Kane did it himself. He had been shifted to his home after one day. After this successful surgery Kane in 1932, did a second surgery of his hernia calmly. At that time he was of 70 years. Hence, it is believed to be astonishing surgery which a man carried out of his own body parts.
9. Arm and Shoulder Amputation of a Boy for a New Shoulder
In 2008, a successful surgery of a boy namely; Tom Lemm had been carried out. He was only 15 years of age when he had undergone through this surgery. His arm and shoulder was removed as he had a tumor in his limb. In this complicated surgery, his own bone and tissues were used to construct another shoulder. There was also incorporation of the plate in the collar bone as to wear an artificial arm. He had a cancer from the three years so it was required to do his surgery. Tom had gone through a long surgical operation of about seven hours. Tom had a view that he was very grieved to lose his arm but then the successful surgery brought him new hope. He really was grateful to the doctors. He said that he was very upset to lose his arm but then the doctor told me what about his planning, he said he hopes that the fact that worked for him gives hope to others. Tom was pleased by the outcomes of this specialized surgery.
8. US Teen Survives 118 Days without a Heart
D’zhana Simmons is a girl who belongs to America. At her young age she suffered from the heart disease namely; cardiomyopathy in which heart is enlarged and is weakened. So, in this disease a great difficulty occurs to pump the blood to the other parts of the body. She had been kept on the artificial device of pumping the blood. Her heart had been removed and stood alive for four months without the original heart. On July 2, 2008 she was transplanted a new heart which did not function well so it was removed by the heart surgeons of the hospital namely; Miami Holtz which is a children’s hospital. Then on 29 October she has been transplanted with another heart. Hence, this heart surgery proved to be successful. But when she was asked about those 118 days in which she had to survive without her own heart she said that it was very fearful.
7. The 6 year Old Girl Who Had Half of Her Brain Removed
Jessie Hall was a girl from Aledo, Taxas. At her very young age of six years suffered from a dynamic demagogic disease namely; Rasmussen’s encephalitis. In this disease, brain is damaged badly. The patient faces seizures and this disease also lessens the locomotion. In short, due to this disease her right side of the brain was damaged. Because of this she had undergone a surgery in which the destroyed side of the brain was removed to prevent the stroke at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. Jessie had gone through this problem first time when she was sitting in a boat on a lake and was having a bite of sandwich then as the days increased harshness also increased. Then her surgery was performed by the well-known surgeon on June 12, 2008. This operation is called as hemispherectomy to remove the seizure.
6. The Separation of Conjoined Bangladeshi Born Twins
There are many surgeries in which joined kids are separated. One unbelievable surgery that took place some years ago was of sisters who were twins named as Krishna and Trishna. They belonged to Bangladesh. They had their surgery in Australia. As, when they were born their back and top of the head were combined and could not see one another before the surgery. So, they had undergone a successful surgery in which their joined parts were separated. Their tissues of brain were conjoint and blood vessels were also connected. They had a long surgery of more than a day of almost thirty hours. Almost 16 surgeons did this operation. They were sent home after only one month and one week of the surgery. Hence, they had recovered briskly and started walking in the hospital by using walkers as the support.
5. The Indian Girl Who Had Four Limbs Removed
Sometimes nature show miracles and unbelievable things happens. Similarly there is a girl in India named Lakshmi Tatama who belong to a village in district of Araria in Biha. She had four arms and four legs. The people living in the village supposed her a precious blessing from God so, given her the name as Lakshmi. When she got a checkup from the doctors there; they discovered that there was a twin attached to her who did not develop properly and merged with her body. Her surgery had been attempted in India. And the surgery proved to be successful. The doctors had operated her for 27 hours to abolish the two excessive limbs and other inner organs. After that they orientated the reproductive organs of girl like genital system and bladder. After that they blocked her pelvis. She had recovered after surgery in a very short time period of three months and within this tie period she was able to walk with the assistance of walker.
4. Face Transplant of a Gun Victim
Richard Lee Norris was hit by a gun in 1997 that deformed his face and lived as a hermit for about fifteen years and had undergone wonderful surgery the previous year. He was operated for about thirty-six hours. After that he had taken over a new and changed appearance. His face was totally changed as a result of the surgery along with the jaw, tongue and teeth. In short he was given a new life by the surgeons because attire is an important thing to survive in this world. After the surgery he recollected his smelling sense as well which was lost. He got well soon and was happy with his this changed appearance.
3. Female Model Had Her Body Held Together By 11 Rods
Sometimes car accidents prove to be so dangerous that they deform the body parts. Katrina Burgess who is a stunning and charming model had an alarming accident of her car at a speed of 70 mph. Her car got totally wrecked in the accident and her body was also damaged. Many parts of her body were broken like neck, ribs and back. She got severe injuries in pelvis, lungs and other organs. Then she had a surgery in which into her leg of left side, a rod was incorporated that is from hip to knee. It was doctor’s view she won’t be able to walk again but then in the last operation 11 rods of metal, screws and pins were inserted in her body which made her survive after such a pathetic accident. She had recovered within five months after the successful surgery.
2. Broken Spine of a Boy Rejoined
A young boy of only of 10 years of age had got a severe injury and got his spinal cord broken into two halves when he had fallen in the field and was hit by the tapered blades of the tractor. There was huge amount of bleeding. His cerebrospinal fluid had also started leaking. His ribs got badly fractured. Then he was taken to the hospital of Delhi where he had a surgery. The surgery of the boy had been completed in 8 hours in which doctors combined the halves of his vertebral column. Gratefully the boy started his normal life after almost 9 months of his surgical operation. All the doctors regarded this case as an unusual case in the history of medical.
1. Removal of a 16-Pound Tumor from The Face of the Haitian girl
Marlie Casseus had a genetic disorder since she was born. In this disease the structure of bone had been replaced by the tissues. She is a Haitian woman. Tumor of 16 pound had been formed on her face at the young age of only14 years which created problem for her in breathing, hearing, eating and even affected her eye sight. Due to this her face was deformed. Because of this she was in a great pain. She was also mentally disturbed as was not liked by the people in society. Then she was taken to America and had gone through the surgery. The surgery was completed in 17 hours to cut out the tumor on the face. This surgery proved to be a miracle and after the surgery she was able to breathe properly and her sight was also recovered by the incorporation of the plates of metal to build her eye sockets.