Related Links

  • Varicoceles.com – an educational service provided by the Interventional Radiologists who practice in the Department of Interventional Radiology at LaGrange Memorial Hospital, Chicago Illinois.
  • Urologychannel.com – provides comprehensive, trustworthy information about urologic conditions and diseases, such as benign prostatic hyperplasia and erectile dysfunction.
  • eMedicine.com – instant access to the minds of medicine.
  • sirweb.org – a resource for information about important medical advances in interventional radiology — sometimes called the surgery of the 21st century.
  • medlineplus – trusted health information for you. A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
  • Fibroids1 – Dr. Ravi Jhaveri: Raising the Bar of Interventional Radiology

 

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