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Neonatal surgery

Edited by Mark Davenport and Agostino Pierro

in Paediatric Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199208807
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725876 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199208807.003.0004

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Neonatal surgery

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Assessment of the surgical neonate - Resuscitation - Symptoms and signs - Vomiting - Gastrointestinal bleeding - Failure to pass meconium - Jaundice - Pathology - Parenchymal lung anomalies - Foregut duplication cyst - Oesophageal atresia - Congenital diaphragmatic hernia - Diaphragm eventration - Pyloric stenosis - Malrotation and volvulus - Intestinal atresia - Meconium ileus, peritonitis, and plug - Necrotizing enterocolitis - Hirschsprung's disease - Anorectal malformation - Umbilical anomalies - Exomphalos - Gastroschisis - Biliary atresia et al - Persistent hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycemia of infancy (PHHI) - Sacrococcygeal teratomas - Limb ischaemia

Chapter.  16811 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatric Surgery ; Neonatology

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