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Clinical Surgery

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1. What are the features of infantile polycystic kidney disease?






2. How is anaplastic carcinoma treated?






3. What is the surgical treatment of a multinodular goitre?






4. What is the surgical treatment of a ganglion?






5. What are the specific complications of a stoma?






6. What is the arterial supply to the thyroid gland?






7. What is a branchial cyst?






8. What is a cavernous haemangioma?






9. What is the non-surgical treatment of varicocoele?






10. What is a cystic hygroma?






11. What is the surgical treatment of venous ulcers?






12. How would you treat a keratoacanthoma?






13. What are the complications of a sebaceous cyst?






14. Simple cyst Investigations






15. Which are the respiratory causes of digital clubbing?






16. What are the causes of a false aneurysm?






17. What are the pathological features of thyroglossal cyst?






18. What are the two main systems which need to be examining thyroid status in a surgical patient?






19. Obstructive Jaundice - With regards to radiological investigations






20. What are the surgical options in Crohns disease?






21. What are the signs in the mouth of Addison's disease?






22. What is hidradenitis suppurativa?






23. What are the causes of acquired umbilical herniae in adults?






24. What is the differential diagnosis of intermittent claudication?






25. What are the features of an indirect inguinal hernia?






26. What are the causes of gangrene?






27. What is a cyst?






28. What are the signs in the mouth of Peutz-Jegher disease?






29. What other conditions cause odynophagia?






30. What is a pyogenic granuloma?






31. Conservative way to treat varicose veins?






32. What is the surgical treatment of benign parotid tumours?






33. What are the surgical options for managing ulcerative colitis?






34. What is the non-surgical treatment of a ganglion?






35. To whom is the surgical treatment of Graves' disease particularly useful?






36. What is the difference in the clinical course of hypertrophic and keloid scars?






37. What is the surgical treatment of Graves disease?






38. What are the indications for forming a stoma?






39. What kinds of analgesia would be appropriate for this patient?






40. What is the mainstay of treatment in ascites?






41. What radiological features would make you suspicious of an occult renal cell carcinoma?






42. What is the purpose of limb elevation in the non-surgical treatment of lymphoedema?






43. What are the venous symptoms in thoracic outlet obstruction more commonly due to?






44. Which normal tissues are particularly affected by radiotherapy?






45. What is the treatment of a chemodectoma?






46. How would you treat a patient with a single neurofibroma?






47. What is the non-surgical treatment of a multinodular goitre?






48. What are the causes of superior vena cava obstruction?






49. Lipomas do not undergo...






50. What should one point out when describing the features of a thyroid swelling?