Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery

  • Herbert┬áChen

Table of contents

  1. Office-Based Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 745-745
    2. David M. Melnick
      Pages 747-757
    3. Sarah E. Smith
      Pages 759-766
    4. Mary Beth Henry
      Pages 767-779
    5. Jennifer B. Wilson
      Pages 781-791
  2. Back Matter
    Pages 793-818

About this book


This comprehensive book covers a wide range of surgeries to ensure the reader is well prepared before going into the operating room. The variety of surgical operations, most of them common surgical procedures, are accompanied by accurate photographs of inter-operative anatomy for an immediate reference prior to the operation.

Illustrative Handbook of General Surgery 2e is the perfect go-to reference guide for any medical student or resident wishing to look up a surgical procedure on the go. A range of less commonly performed surgeries are also described to allow for both faculty, residents and students as well as those in private practice to have the best overview in this one book.


General Surgery Inter-operative Anatomy Endocrine surgery Common Operations Thyroidectomy Parathyroid Surgery Hernia Repair Surgical Oncology

Editors and affiliations

  • Herbert┬áChen
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WisconsinMadisonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-24555-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-24557-7
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