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Clinical Surgery

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1. What is the surgical treatment of venous ulcers?






2. What is the order of skin changes seen in Raynaud's?






3. What are the specific early complications of amputations?


4. What are the non-surgical treatment options for coarctation of aorta?






5. What is the surgical treatment of coarctation of aorta?






6. What does a hypertrophic scar look like?






7. What are the causes of a mass in the right iliac fossa?






8. Which patients should have their aneurysms repaired?






9. Raynaud's disease






10. In which patients are abdominal aortic aneurysms most common?






11. What is the differential diagnosis for a skin lesion?






12. What is a solar keratoses?






13. Sleeve resection






14. How are the side-effects of radiotherapy minimized?






15. What is the shorter version of the surgical sieve?






16. What are possible useful investigations in gynaecomastia?






17. What are the surgical principles in the treatment of a femoral hernia?






18. What are the specific late complications of amputations?






19. What are the motor branches of the facial nerve?






20. What is the risk of rupture for an aneurysm more than 5.5cm?






21. How do you harvest a skin graft?






22. It is know that the pulses are preserved in the diabetic - why is this?






23. What are the causes of atrial fibrillation?






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






25. What investigations are appropriate for deep venous disease?






26. What is a furuncle?






27. What are the signs in the mouth of acanthosis nigricans?






28. What are the general complications of thyroidectomy?






29. What are the three objectives to be taken note of in the inspection part of the arterial examination?






30. What are the surgical options in Crohns disease?






31. What is a pharyngeal pouch?


32. How is Sjogren's clinically diagnosed?






33. What are the complications of incisional hernia?






34. What are the complications of a pharyngeal pouch?






35. How should one examine a lump or swelling?






36. Where does a liposarcoma arise from?






37. What is the definition of an enterocutaneous fistula?






38. What is the classification of testicular malignancies?






39. What is a fistula?






40. What are the causes of venous ulcers?






41. Surgical way too treat Varicose veins






42. What are the features of lentigo maligna melanoma?






43. How would you demonstrate a patient's ankle brachial pressure index?






44. How might you be aware the transplant rejection is occurring?






45. How is a testicular tumour removed?






46. What are the causes of simple colloid goitres?






47. What are the main features of type 2 NF?






48. What are the causes of a mass in the left iliac fossa?






49. What should be done prior to surgery in the surgical treatment of an incisional hernia?






50. What are the two main types of aetiologies in the differential diagnosis of a unilateral swelling of the parotid gland?