Surgical Incisions

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  1. Which incision would be used to gain access to the spleen?
    Subcostal
  2. A curved transverse incision across the lower abdomen used frequently in gynecological surgery is:
    Pfannenstiel
  3. A lower oblique incision is known as:
    Inguinal
  4. Which of the following incisions is generally preferred for abdominal surgery because it offers excellent exposure?
    Vertical midline
  5. Before closing a kidney incision the OR table is straightened to:
    Allow closure of the wound
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Surgical Incisions
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2012-04-11 22:55:37
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Intraoperative Case Management-Surgical Incisions
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