CSFA study guide

A cholesteatoma is a benign tumor that develops in the:
Mastoid Bone
A left subcostal incision is typically used for:
Splenectomy
postoperative hernias are common after which kind of incision?
paramedian
When performing an inguinal hernia repair and incising the external oblique muscle, the sensory nerve that innervates the scrotum and must be preserved is?
ilioinguinal
which section of the stomach is wrapped behind the esophagus during a Nissen procedure?
fundus
Which is the most common physically identifiable pathology of portal hypertension?
splenomegaly
A vagotomy is typically performed in conjunction with which other procedure?
pyloroplasty
Dumping syndrome is a complication of:
Gastric bypass
Which two arteries must be preserved during pancreas retrieval?
splenic and superior mesenteric
To establish a tracheostomy, a transverse or midline incision is made in the neck between he:
cricoid cartilage and suprasternol notch
During common bile duct exploration, which of the following structures is more likely to be injured?
hepatic artery
Which nerve innervates the trapezius and sternocleidomastoid muscle, and should be identified and preserved when performing a radical neck dissection?
Accessory
the incision for the tracheostomy is approximately 1/4″ above the:
suprasternol notch
In order to preserve the hepatic artery during liver and pancreas procurement, which branch artery must be identified and ligated?
Gastroduodenal
Zenkers diverticulum is an outpouching of the?
esophagus
Which hernia is typically the result of postoperative wound dehiscense?
incisional
The most common intraabdominal childhood tumor is?
nephroblastoma
A left subcostal incision indicates surgery of the:
Spleen
Removal of all liver tissue to the right of the falciform ligament is called:
trisegmentectomy
Surgical enlargement of the passage between the prepylorus of the stomach and the duodenum is a:
pyloromyotomy