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Abdominal Surgery

A Brief Overview

Edited by Ahmad Zaghal

American University of Beirut

Co-editor:

Arwa El Rifai

American University of Beirut

This book presents a brief overview of the main issues related to abdominal surgeries in adults and children. It provides readers with the cognitive and technical knowledge necessary for taking care of patients who have undergone abdominal surgeries. It also presents a summary of the indications, some technical considerations, and possible complications of abdominal surgeries.

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Abdominal SurgeryA Brief OverviewEdited by Ahmad Zaghal

Published: September 1st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91538

ISBN: 978-1-83968-672-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-671-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-673-3

Copyright year: 2021

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402 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Abdominal Surgeries

By Arwa El-Rifai and Ahmad Zaghal

27

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2. Paraumbilical/Umbilical Hernia

By Andrea Sanna and Luca Felicioni

96

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3. Foreign Bodies Ingestion

By Leen Jamel Doya and Ali Ibrahim

48

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4. Bowel Anastomoses: Manual or Mechanical

By Alpha Oumar Toure, Mamadou Seck, Mohamadou Lamine Gueye and Ousmane Thiam

29

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5. Postoperative Follow-Up and Recovery after Abdominal Surgery

By Stelian Stefanita Mogoanta, Stefan Paitici and Carmen Aurelia Mogoanta

62

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6. Special Considerations in Pediatric Abdominal Surgeries

By Arwa El Rifai and Ahmad Zaghal

140

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