Gallbladder removal surgery, also known as a cholecystectomy, is a very common procedure.
A haemorrhoidectomy is an operation to remove haemorrhoids.
A hernia occurs when an internal part of the body pushes through a weakness in the muscle or surrounding tissue wall.
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from the bottom) is often noticed as small amounts of bright-red blood on toilet paper.
Referral pathways for surgical management of abscess and appendicitis
An umbilical hernia appears as a painless lump in or near the navel (belly button).