Obesity, Diet and Nutrition

Introduction WHO estimates prevalence of obesity has tripled since 1970s In 2016 – 2 billion adults worldwide were overweight or obese In Australia, 2/3rdof people are overweight or obese Due to increase in availability...

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Obstructive Jaundice

Introduction Obstructive Jaundice is a fairly common presentation to the emergency department and surgical teams. The most common cause is gallstones. You may also want to read about Gallstones and Jaundice for more information....

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Oesophageal Tumours

Summary There are 4 types of oesophageal tumour; adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, leiomyoma and squamous papilloma. Squamous cell and adenocarcinoma are by far the most common. Squamous cell carcinoma Epidemiology 2-3 per 100 000...

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Other Breast Lumps

Fibroadenoma the most common benign breast lump can occur from any age after puberty most common in the third decade Usually unifocal, but can be multiple. Pathology Made up of both connective and glandular...

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