Category Archives: Patients Advised Against Unnecessary Operations and Procedures

Patient saved from unnecessary thyroid operation – MF – March 2015

MF (Fernandez), 63 years old, female, with a 3-cm thyroid nodule on the right. Told to have an operation before consulting me for a second opinion in March 2015. I did a needle evaluation and aspiration.  I got 3 cc … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Advised Against Unnecessary Operations and Procedures – A Registry – A Resumption

In December 22, 2013, I blogged to establish a registry of patients whom I have advised against an operation and procedure which I think was not necessary. See below. October 21, 2017, I will resume this project. As I have … Continue reading

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Thyroid patient saved from surgery – rabendan – 2017

Ms. R. Abendan, 68-year-old Filipina, consulted me in February 2017 for a second opinion.  She was advised a thyroid operation by another surgeon. When I saw the patient, my impression was a multiple colloid adenomatous goiter.  I did a needle … Continue reading

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Thyroid patient saved from surgery -mdavid – 2016

Ms. M. David, 55-year-old Filipina, consulted me in late 2016 for a second opinion.  She was advised a thyroid operation by another surgeon.  Her son,  a medical student in the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, referred her to … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations

Since June 23, 2012, I have a project dubbed as “Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations.”  I have made a registry of patients whom I have saved from unnecessary breast operations.   The main inclusion criterion will be those patients who were previously advised … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patient Advised on Unnecessary Neck Operation – EDineros – 2013

  Elvira Dineros, 52 / F,  2013.     See also ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations. https://rojosonmedicalclinic.wordpress.com/category/patients-saved-from-unnecessary-breast-operations

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ROJoson’s Patients Advised Against Unnecessary Operations and Procedures – A Registry Logo

ROJoson’s Patients Advised Against Unnecessary Operations and Procedures – A Registry Logo

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