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Japan’s ex-empress undergoes breast cancer surgery

The Imperial Household Agency is expected to announce the results of the surgery later today.

Brazil’s president to skip Amazon summit on doctor’s orders

Brazil is considering sending a substitute or even asking that the meeting be postponed.

Brazil’s President Bolsonaro to undergo surgery for fourth time

The surgery is to fix an incisional hernia, a result from previous procedures performed after Jair Bolsonaro was stabbed during his 2018 presidential campaign.

Woods undergoes knee surgery, targets October return

Apart from winning the Masters, Tiger Woods has had a relatively subdued season with injuries hampering his preparation and performances.

Besut police chief loses his right thumb again

Infection sets in a day after surgeons reattached the thumb, which had been chopped off in a parang attack.

Woods withdraws from Northern Trust Open due to stiff back

'I went for treatment early Friday morning, but unfortunately, I'm still unable to compete,' says Woods.

Japan’s Empress Emeritus Michiko diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer

Empress Emeritus Michiko is to have surgery after her diagnosis of early-stage breast cancer.

Siemens in €1 bil deal for surgical robots firm

The US-based Corindus builds robots to assist surgeons with operations on veins and arteries.

The hard facts about penile fractures

Penile fractures occur when the tunica albuginea is torn, resulting in bleeding or a hematoma in the affected area.

UK doctors reveal separation of twins joined at the head

Around 50 sets of craniopagus twins are estimated to be born around the world every year.

Surgery restores arm function in some paralysed patients

A study reveals Australian surgeons restoring arm function in paralysed patients thanks to a groundbreaking nerve transfer procedure.

Murray returns to court after hip surgery

Andy Murray posted a short video on Instagram, where he was seen hitting the ball in an outdoor court.

Kvitova says meeting with Seles was key after attack

Kvitova suffered cuts to her left hand while defending herself during a home invasion in 2016.

Doctor performs first 5G surgery in step towards robotics ‘dream’

Experts predict in the future 5G will allow surgeons to control a robot arm to carry out operations in remote locations that lack specialist doctors.

Ex Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham has heart surgery

His upcoming solo shows have been put on hold.

MotoGP champion Marquez rides again after shoulder surgery

Marquez underwent an operation on his left shoulder before the new year after dislocating it several times last season.

Wolves defender Jonny injures knee in action for Spain

Otto, who has started all 12 of Wolves' games in the Premier League this season, was forced off early in the second half of Spain's 1-0 win in Las Palmas and, left the stadium on crutches.

Man City’s Mendy has knee surgery

The surgery will sideline Benjamin Mendy for several weeks.

Khawaja surgery fear as brittle Australia take stock

Usman Khawaja's surgery will mean that Australia face the prospect of missing their three top batsmen for the first Test against India in December.

Barça’s Umtiti may require knee surgery

Samuel Umtiti’s knee injury has not been healing as expected.

Westbrook still uncertain for opener

Russell Westbrook is making a swift recovery from right knee surgery but his status for the first game of the upcoming NBA season remains uncertain.

Everything you need to know about endometrial cancer

Endometrial cancer is also known as uterine cancer and is often diagnosed early because it comes with abnormal bleeding that will necessitate a visit to the doctor.

NBA Spurs lose rookie guard Walker after right knee surgery

Spurs team physician David Schmidt will perform the operation, after which a timeline for his return will be determined, although typical recovery time would be a minimum of six weeks.

Nobel’s Mukwege hears news in surgery as wild cheers erupt

Mukwege is nicknamed "Doctor Miracle" for his surgical skill and dedication in helping women overcome the injuries and trauma of sexual abuse and rape. a