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Mohammed Edilbe


Consultant in Surgical

Based at

Cumberland Infirmary

Year qualified


Professional qualifications


Treatment and procedures

  • General surgical procedure (inguinal and incisional hernias, Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, etc).
  • Colorectal procedures: day case procedures: Haemorroidectomy, Fistula in ano, Pilonidal sinus etc). Main theatre procedures: laporoscopic and open colectomies, abdominoperineal excisions etc.
  • Endoscopy: Gastrocopies, flexible sigmoidoscopies and colonoscopies. Both for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes

Clinical Interests / specialist areas

Colorectal cancer, management of incisional hernias.

Professional membership

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland






  • The Evolving Role of the Histopathologist in Colorectal Carcinoma.

    Haboubi NY; FRCPath, McGrath S; MB ChB, Edilbe MW; FRCS, Pitchamuthu H; MD. Emirates Medical Journal (2005); 23(1): 3-13

  • Who Audits Whom in Colorectal Cancer in the United Kingdom?
    Edilbe MW; FRCS, Pitchamuthu H; MD, Haboubi.NY; FRCPath. Proktologia 2005; 6: 108-120

  • A brief account of the pathology and pathogenesis of the cutaneous manifestations of Crohn’s Disease.
    Pitchamuthu H; MD, Connolly PT; MRCS, Al-Baharani AZ; FRCS, Edilbe MW; FRCS, Scott NA; FRCS, Haboubi NY; FRCPath. Societa Italiana di Chirurgia ColoRettale. 2005; 7:61-68

  • Patterns of colonic mucosal inflammation in Diverticular disease. In Diverticular Disease: Emerging evidence in a common condition.
    N.Y.Haboubi; A.Khattab; M.W.Edilbe. Falk Symposium 148, Springer, 2006; 3-16 

  • Justification for Staging of Epidermoid Anal Carcinoma after Salvage Surgery: a pathological guideline
    N. Y.Haboubi NY, M. W. Edilbe and J. Hill Colorectal Disease. 2006; 9, 238-244 2006

  • Radiation Colitis: Assessment By Grading. 
    K. Sawalem, P. Hyder, M. Edilbe, E. Salmo & N. Haboubi. The Journal of Pathology 2006; 210: 1-6

  • The correlation between CEA & degree of differentiation in CRC.
    M Edilbe, Ghafori, N Haboubi. European Society of Color proctology. 

  • Problematic polyp detection; A reaudit of colonoscopic adenoma detection rate.
    S Wilkinson, M Edilbe. 7th European Colorectal Congress. 01-05 Dec13. Poster presentation