NHS cutbacks

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On Jun 30, 2018
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Snoring surgery

Four of the treatments will only be offered upon a request from the patient. These include surgery for snoring...

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Dilation and curettage for heavy menstrual bleeding

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Knee arthroscopies for osteoarthritis

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Injections for non-specific back pain

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Breast reduction

A further 13 treatments will only be offered when certain conditions are met. These include breast reduction and...

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Removal of benign skin lesions

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Grommets for glue ear

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Tonsillectomy

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Haemorrhoid surgery

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Hysterectomy for heavy menstrual bleeding

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Removal of lesions on eyelids

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Removal of bone spurs for shoulder pain

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Carpal tunnel syndrome release

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Dupuytren's contracture release (when one or more fingers bend in towards the palm)

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Excision of small, non cancerous lumps on the wrist called ganglia

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Trigger finger release

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Varicose vein surgery