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General surgical procedures 

General surgical procedures
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General surgical procedures
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10.1093/med/9780199595587.003.0002
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date: 09 May 2021

Abdominal paracentesis 50

Arterial cannulation 52

Arthrocentesis 54

Blood transfusions 56

Central venous cannulation 59

Excision biopsy of skin lesion 62

Excision of soft tissue mass/lump (lipoma/sebaceous cyst) 63

Femoral hernia repair 64

Inguinal hernia repair 66

Hernia repair—umbilical/paraumbilical/epigastric/incisional 69

Incision and drainage of abscess ...

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