What surgical intervention can stop bleeding in gastric ulcers?
Topical application of adrenaline
What is the prevalence of colonrectal cancer?
1 in 20
What is achalasia?
A number of conditions where the lower oesophageal sphincter fails to relax
What the types of hiatus hernias?
Rolling aka paraoesophageal
What leads to increased risk of ventral hernia?
What are some common causes of small bowel obstructions?
How often does gall bladder positioning vary from the standard anatomical position?
In 50% of patients
What structure lies posterior to the lower rectus abdominis?
What are the most common reasons for gall bladder removal?
What is Meckel's diverticulum?
A diverticulum due to the embryonic remanent of the omphalomesentric duct. Occurs in 2% of the population