"General Surgery" is a medical discipline having a central core of knowledge and it involves performing different types of surgical procedures to treat a wide range of diseases. It is often performed when a cure is not possible through medication alone.
It can be operated to various parts of the body include; the stomach, liver, intestines, breasts, thyroid glands, appendix, some arteries and veins.
General surgeon with specialized knowledge and experience is able to diagnose several types of diseases, especially those related to the abdomen and the organs connected to that.
We also can name some of the common general surgeries;
- Ambulatory Phlebectomy
- Breast Biopsy Core
- Breast Biopsy, open/lumpectomy
- Colon cancer surgery
- Lung surgery
- Thyroid surgery
- Varicose veins
- VINUS closure