Orangutan with hernia recovering after laparoscopic surgery

11/14/2013 | News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), The

The Little Rock Zoo's orangutan named Chiquita underwent laparoscopic surgery for an abdominal hernia. Veterinarians initially suspected the animal might have an ovarian cyst, but a local obstetrician, who volunteered to do the procedure, discovered and repaired the hernia during the surgery.

View Full Article in:

News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Sr Product Manager Global Marketing (US/DA/00/0085/SL) - 14000009V3
Abbott
Chicago, IL
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Vice President, Information Technology
HealthPartners
MN