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General Surgery

General surgery

General surgery is the medical specialty class that includes surgical operations of the digestive system, including the gastrointestinal and hepato-biliary-pancreatic system, the endocrine system; including the adrenal glands, thyroid, parathyroid glands and other included in the digestive system. It also includes the repair of hernias and abdominal wall hernia.

In the field of general surgery pathologies are distributed in different sections according to the origin of surgically treated. Many of these processes can have different ways of being based on the possibility of minimally invasive approaches.

Surgery Hepato - Biliary - Pancreatic:
Surgery esofagogàstrica:
Colorectal surgery:
Abdominal wall:
Endocrine and Breast
Cancer surgery:
Minor surgery:

What we do offer?

Surgery in our centers, and monitoring both private patients as mutual.
Small outpatient surgery that is performed in the same center: lipomas small ears with holes torn etc..


It is not always possible provided that preoperative tests are performed.

The recurrence of a hernia depends on many factors: the consistency of the patient's tissues that serve for reconstruction, surgical techniques used, etc.. Before reproduced with the classic between 5% and 15% of hernias operated. Currently the use of absorbable synthetic prosthesis materials have been published in journals that less than 1% currently reproduced. In addition, these new techniques allow a better and shorter postoperative even without local anesthesia and hospitalization.

The most common cause of bleeding from the anus is bleeding haemorrhoids, but can also be caused by cracks rectitys and more serious for polyps and / or tumors of the rectum and colon. For this reason, before bleeding, either recent or chronic, should always study endoscopic (colonoscopy or colonoscopy) so if there is a tumor can be diagnosed by the surgeon Proctólogo and apply as soon as possible timely treatment.

Usually when you are diagnosed the presence of gallstones should operate, because of the hassles involved, may cause complications such as cholecystitis, pancreatitis, biliary colic, etc..
The most effective treatment is surgery, since the dissolution or attempt to break the stone with ultrasound or drugs, rarely achieved.
The operation is relatively simple and can be performed by the classical method for laparotomy or laparoscopic (small incision). The latter improves the results by shortening the period of hospital stay. Either way, the choice of one or another technique depends on the circumstances of each patient.

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