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What is the most common: › Indication for surgery with Crohn's disease?
Small bowel obstruction (SBO)
What is the most common: › Type of melanoma?
Superficial spreading
What is the most common: › Type of breast cancer?
Infiltrating ductal
What is the most common: › Site of breast cancer?
Upper outer quadrant
What is the most common: › Vessel involved with a bleeding duodenal ulcer?
Gastroduodenal artery
What is the most common: › Cause of common bile duct obstruction?
Choledocholithiasis
What is the most common: › Cause of cholangitis?
Bile duct obstruction resulting from choledocholithiasis
What is the most common: › Cause of pancreatitis?
EtOH
What is the most common: › Bacteria in stool?
Bacteroides fragilis ("B. frag")
What is the most common: › Cause of SBO in adults in the United States?
Adhesions
What is the most common: › Cause of SBO in children?
Hernias
What is the most common: › Cause of emergency abdominal surgery in the United States?
Acute appendicitis
What is the most common: › Site of GI carcinoids?
Appendix
What is the most common: › Abdominal x-ray (AXR) finding with SBO?
Air-fluid levels
What is the most common: › Electrolyte deficiency causing ileus?
Hypokalemia
What is the most common: › Cause of transfusion hemolysis?
Clerical error
What is the most common: › Cause of blood transfusion resulting in death?
Clerical error (wrong blood types)
What is the most common: › Site of distant metastasis of sarcoma?
Lungs
What is the most common: › Cause of shock in a surgical patient?
Hypovolemia
What is the most common: › Cause of esophageal perforation?
Iatrogenic
What is the most common: › Position of anal fissure?
Posterior
What is the most common: › Cause of large bowel obstruction?
Colon cancer
What is the most common: › Type of colonic volvulus?
Sigmoid volvulus
What is the most common: › Cause of fever < 48 post-operative hours?
Atelectasis
What is the most common: › Bacterial cause of urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Escherichia coli
What is the most common: › Chest x-ray (CXR) finding with traumatic thoracic aortic injury?
Widened mediastinum
What is the most common: › Abdominal organ injured in blunt abdominal trauma?
Spleen
What is the most common: › Abdominal organ injured in penetrating abdominal trauma?
Small bowel
What is the most common: › Benign tumor of the liver?
Hemangioma
What is the most common: › Malignancy of the liver?
Mets
What is the most common: › Pneumonia in the ICU?
Gram-negative bacteria
What is the most common: › Cause of epidural hematoma?
Middle meningeal artery injury
What is the most common: › Cause of lower GI bleeding?
Upper GI bleeding
What is the most common: › Hernia?
Inguinal hernia (right > left)
What is the most common: › Cause of esophageal laceration?
Iatrogenic instrumentation (e.g., EGD)