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General surgical procedures

Edited by Rajesh Nair and David J Holroyd

in Handbook of Surgical Consent

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199595587
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191742651 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199595587.003.0002
General surgical procedures

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Abdominal paracentesis - Arterial cannulation - Arthrocentesis - Blood transfusions - Central venous cannulation - Excision biopsy of skin lesion - Excision of soft tissue mass/lump (lipoma/sebaceous cyst) - Femoral hernia repair - Inguinal hernia repair - Hernia repair—umbilical/paraumbilical/epigastric/incisional - Incision and drainage of abscess - Intercostal drain insertion

Chapter.  5517 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Communication Skills ; Surgery

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