Does my Child has Hand Foot Mouth Disease (HFMD)?

Hand, foot, and mouth disease is caused by a coxsackie virus. It is most common in children under 10 years of age. It can occur all year round in Singapore. How do I know my Child has HFMD? The Signs and symptom of Hand Foot Mouth Disease (HFMD). Usually start suddenly. It includes fever, sore throat, headache,small painful blisters inside the mouth on tongue, palate, palms of child’s hands, on their fingers,on the soles of their feet , buttocks.   It can last anywhere between 4 – 10days. Child can also find it painful to...

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Gardasil 9

Gardasil 9 The GARDASIL 9 vaccine protects against cancer and disease caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). It protects you against 9 types of HPV, concentrated into a little injection syringe. HPV is a virus that can be categorised into 2 major groups. One group that causes cancers and a another group that causes warts or papillomas. There are over a hundred strains of HPV and they are each given a designated number eg HPV 6 or HPV 16 or HPV52. Now, HPV strains that cause warts will NOT cause cancers and HPV strains that cause Cancer...

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HSA announcement on HIV Combo Test Kit Recall in Singapore

Dr Tan & Partners takes the recent recall of HIV test kits by the HSA very seriously. We would like to assure our patients that we take our commitment to providing you with quality healthcare with utmost importance. With regards to the recent Health Sciences Authority (HSA) of Singapore’s announcement on the manufacturer recall of the 4th generation SD BIOLINE HIV Combo test kits, we would like our patients to be informed of the following: It would be impossible to verify exactly how much detection sensitivity is affected for...

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Circumcision Clinic in Singapore

Circumcision is the term used to describe the surgical removal of excess foreskin. When is it done? The circumcision procedure is usually indicated in patients with phimosis (tight foreskin opening), recurrent foreskin infections, such as balanitis, and for religious reasons. Around 1,900 cases are performed yearly in Singapore in both private and subsidised institutions and all of them are done as day surgery. This figure excludes cases done in the GP setting for religious purposes. In our clinic for circumcision we mostly deal with adult...

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Dyspepsia and Urea Breath Test

Having reoccurring belly pain & discomfort, bloating, heartburn, burping up food or liquid, or feeling uncomfortably full after eating? You could have Dyspepsia (Indigestion)! Dyspepsia or indigestion is a common condition used to characterise the symptoms of epigastric pain, discomfort or burning sensation.   Symptoms of Dyspepsia (Indigestion) You may experience one or more symptoms that include: Belly pain or discomfort Regurgitation (Burping up food or liquid ) Heartburn Feeling uncomfortably full after eating Loss of...

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