What are the different types of surgeries?
- Appendectomy. An appendectomy is removing the appendix.
- Breast biopsy.
- Carotid endarterectomy.
- Cataract surgery.
- Cesarean section.
- Coronary artery bypass.
- Debridement of wound, burn, or infection.
Then, how many types of surgeries are there?
The American College of Surgeons recognizes 14 surgical specialties: cardiothoracic surgery, colon and rectal surgery, general surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, gynecologic oncology, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopaedic surgery, otorhinolaryngology, pediatric surgery,
Beside above, what are major surgeries? Major surgery is any invasive operative procedure in which a more extensive resection is performed, e.g. a body cavity is entered, organs are removed, or normal anatomy is altered. In general, if a mesenchymal barrier is opened (pleural cavity, peritoneum, meninges), the surgery is considered major.
Subsequently, one may also ask, what are some minor surgeries?
Examples of minor surgeries include biopsies, repairs of cuts or small wounds, and the removal of warts, benign skin lesions, hemorrhoids or abscesses.
What are the different types of stomach surgeries?
The most common bariatric surgery procedures are gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, adjustable gastric band, and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch. Each surgery has its own advantages and disadvantages.