General Surgery is a Surgical Specialty that deals with surgeries of Abdominal Organs, Breast, Thyroid and Hernias.
A General Surgeon commonly treats the following conditions:
Appendicitis; Burns; Acute Abdomen - Surgical Problems; Hemorrhoids; Anal Bleeding (Piles); Hernias; Organ Perforation; Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Bowel Obstructions; Intestinal Obstruction; Small and Large Bowel Diseases; Gallstones; Pancreatitis; Accidental Trauma - Head, Chest and Abdomen; Diabetic Foot; Peripheral Vascular Diseases - Gangrene Toes; Hydrocoele; Tuberculosis Abdomen; Abdominal Malignancy; Breast Lump; Thyroid Swelling; Phimosis; Lymph Nodes; Soft Tissue Masses; Cellulitis; Tumors
Blood tests; Laboratory tests; X - Rays; Ultrasounds Imaging (USG); Computed Tomography (CT) Scans; Exploratory Laparotomy; Lymph Node Biopsy; Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy; Breast Biopsy; Peritoneal Lavage
Trauma Surgery; Diagnostic Laparoscopy; Appendicectomy; Cholecystectomy (Gall Bladder Removal); Hemorrhoidectomy (Surgery for Piles); Fissurectomy; Sebaceous Cyst Excision; Lipoma Excision; Dermoid Excision; Resection and Anastomosis for Intestinal Obstruction; Breast Surgery (Non-Cosmetic); Endocrine (Glands) Surgery; Skin Surgery; Laparoscopic Surgery