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Surgical procedure at a look is a concise advent & revision relief for clinical scholars learning for scientific surgical procedure examinations. by way of targeting "core" themes, the booklet covers the fundamental surgical proof for diagnosing & treating universal featuring signs & surgical stipulations. Divided into medical shows via illness entities

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Upper motor neurone causes produce chronic retention with reflex incontinence. • Lower motor neurone causes produce chronic retention with overflow incontinence. • Urinary retention is uncommon in young adults and almost always requires investigation to exclude underlying cause. • Retention is common in elderly menboften due to prostate pathology. Differential diagnosis Mechanical In the lumen of the urethra • Congenital valves (rare): neonates, males, recurrent UTIs. • Foreign body (rare). • Stones (rare): acute pain in penis and glans.

Definitions Abdominal pain is a subjective unpleasant sensation felt in any of the abdominal regions. Acute abdominal pain is usually used to refer to pain of sudden onset, and/or short duration. Referred pain is the perception of pain in an area remote from the site of origin of the pain. KEY POINTS • The level of abdominal pain generally relates to the origin: foregutb upper; midgutbmiddle; hindgutblower. g. gallbladder, ureter, ileum). g. pancreatitis, cholecystitis, appendicitis). • Associated back pain suggests retroperitoneal pathology (aortic aneurysm, pancreatitis, posterior DU, pyelonephritis).

Neuropathic ulcers occur over points of pressure and trauma. • Marked worsening of a chronic ulcer suggests malignant change. • The underlying cause must be treated first or the ulcer will not heal. g. diabetes, PVD and neuropathy). • Underlying varicose veins must be treated for venous ulcers. Important diagnostic features Miscellaneous ulcers • Trauma: may be caused by minor trauma. Predisposing factors are poor circulation, malnutrition or steroid treatment. g. rheumatoid arthritis, SLE. • Infections (rare): syphilis, TB, tropical infections.

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