Dilbreen needed emergency surgery and was flown to the US last year. He ended up being stranded when his parents were stuck in Iraq
Dilbreen was rushed to the US for emergency surgery last October. He has since been stranded, needing more surgery, while his parents are stuck in Iraq
The robot is powerful enough to catch a fish, but gentle enough to avoid harming it
Surgeons and their patients are finding that virtual reality can relieve the pain and stress of operations – and it’s safer and cheaper than sedatives. Jo Marchant travels to a Mexican mountaintop village to visit a pioneering clinic
Live-streaming surgeries is a growing trend among medics
The procedure costs thousands of pounds, but can improve the quality of life of some women
Baby Matthew weighs under four pounds and needs surgery on his skull
Doctors operated on a tiny foetus, weighing just one pound and three ounces, to remove a tumour
She received the life-changing surgery after being mauled by her pet Labrador in 2005
One of the doctors who assisted with the procedure says he has never heard of such a case
Experts suspect that prisoners of conscience are the main source of the organs
The condom had been there for two weeks before it was discovered by doctors
‘Did you see her belly button?’ someone is allegedly heard asking, before laughing
'It’s a really weird feeling trying to wiggle my fingers inside my body'
A record number of adults in the UK underwent cosmetic surgery last year, new figures have shown.
An inquest has heard Irmgard Cooper died on the operating table as surgeons waited for blood to arrive