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Victim Of Internal Decapitation Continues Road To Recovery

In January 2007, an auto accident resulted in Malloy’s skull becoming dislocated from her spine. The medical term is “internal decapitation.” In other words, the two were held together with just tissue and muscles. When 7NEWS first aired the story, doctors told us a patient’s odds of survival are typically slim. “I’ve seen it once [...]

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Fixing Adult Strabismus

A study reported in the Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus suggests that surgery to correct strabismus not be limited to children.  Adults as old as 90 can benefit from surgical correction of strabismus.  In the study, the participants answered questions on how strabismus affected their lives before they had surgery and [...]

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