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The following conditions are surgical emergencies:
 
The following conditions are surgical emergencies:
  
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* Accidental [[amputation]]
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* Acute [[airway obstruction]]
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* Acute [[appendicitis]]
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* Acute mesenteric ischemia
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* Acute [[subdural hematoma]]
 
* Acute [[Physical trauma|trauma]]
 
* Acute [[Physical trauma|trauma]]
* Accidental [[amputation]]
 
* acute [[appendicitis]]
 
* Ruptured [[aortic aneurysm]]
 
 
* [[Aortic dissection]]
 
* [[Aortic dissection]]
 
* Bleeding [[ectopic pregnancy]]
 
* Bleeding [[ectopic pregnancy]]
 
* [[Bowel obstruction]]
 
* [[Bowel obstruction]]
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* [[Cardiac tamponade]]
 
* [[Internal bleeding]]
 
* [[Internal bleeding]]
 
* Intestinal [[volvulus]]
 
* Intestinal [[volvulus]]
* [[Cardiac tamponade]]
 
* Acute [[subdural hematoma]]
 
* Acute [[airway obstruction]]
 
 
* Limb [[ischemia]]
 
* Limb [[ischemia]]
* Acute mesenteric ischemia
 
* [[Pneumothorax]]
 
 
* [[Paraphimosis]]
 
* [[Paraphimosis]]
 
* [[Peritonitis]]
 
* [[Peritonitis]]
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* [[Pneumothorax]]
 
* [[Priapism]]
 
* [[Priapism]]
 
* Retained [[abortion]]
 
* Retained [[abortion]]
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* Ruptured [[aortic aneurysm]]
 
* [[Stercoral perforation]]
 
* [[Stercoral perforation]]
 
* [[Testicular torsion]]
 
* [[Testicular torsion]]

Latest revision as of 17:46, 18 February 2013

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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]

Overview

Surgical emergency is a medical emergency which requires immediate surgical intervention (the only way to solve the problem successfully).

Classification

The following conditions are surgical emergencies:

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