100 Cases in Surgery by James Gossage, Bijan Modarai, Arun Sahai, Richard Worth

By James Gossage, Bijan Modarai, Arun Sahai, Richard Worth

The purpose of the a hundred instances sequence is to supply a singular studying and revision device that works by way of guiding the reader via medical instances, imitating those who scholars and junior medical professionals are inclined to meet in coincidence and emergency and outpatient departments, and as a rule perform.

100 circumstances in Surgery provides a hundred surgical eventualities in most cases noticeable and taken care of via scientific scholars and junior medical professionals. The patient's historical past, exam and preliminary research effects are awarded along questions about the analysis and administration of every case. the reply features a exact dialogue on every one subject delivering an important revision reduction for college kids and junior doctors.

Making scientific judgements is likely one of the so much demanding and tough components of educating to develop into a physician. those circumstances will educate scholars and junior medical professionals to understand very important surgical stipulations and aid them boost their diagnostic and administration skills.

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What are the differential diagnoses? • What treatment would you recommend? 27 100 Cases in Surgery ANSWER 14 The most likely diagnosis is an anal fissure – this refers to a longitudinal tear in the anoderm within the distal one-third of the anal canal. Examination typically reveals a linear tear in the midline and posteriorly. Anterior fissures are more common in female patients. Chronic fissures are associated with skin tags, and the exposed fibres of the internal sphincter may be visible at their base.

Cardiovascular and respiratory examinations are unremarkable. The abdomen is distended and tympanic to percussion with lower abdominal tenderness. The bowel sounds are ‘tinkling’. The hernial orifices are empty and digital rectal examination reveals an empty rectum. INVESTIGATIONS An X-ray of the abdomen is performed and is shown in Fig. 1. 1 Plain X-ray of the abdomen. Questions • What is the likely diagnosis? • What are the possible causes? • Which further investigations are required? 29 100 Cases in Surgery ANSWER 15 The X-ray demonstrates large-bowel obstruction.

Colorectal cancer is the second commonest cancer causing death in the UK, with over 19 000 new cases diagnosed each year. Most cancers are thought to arise within pre-existing adenomas. Right-sided lesions can present with iron-deficiency anaemia, weight loss or a right iliac fossa mass. Left-sided lesions present with alteration in bowel habit, rectal bleeding, or as an emergency with obstruction or perforation. Adjuvant radiotherapy is given for rectal cancer either pre- or postoperatively to prevent local recurrence.

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