Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Pediatric Surgery, Flowcharts and Clinical Algorithms

Edited by Sameh Shehata

Alexandria University

Pediatric Surgery, Flowcharts and Clinical Algorithms is an updated review of some common pediatric surgical problems. The authors of the chapters have made a full review of the selected topics including the basic science facts necessary for the proper understanding of conditions (anatomy, physiology and embryology), such as gastrointestinal disorders, abdominal wall defects, choledochal cysts, and others, with special emphasis on antenatal diagnosis and management.A flow chart (or management algorithm) is included to facilitate decision making in choice of the proper diagnostic tools or the most efficient surgical (or non-surgical) strategy.The book is intended for pediatric surgeons, pediatricians, and researchers in any of the topics included.

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Pediatric Surgery, Flowcharts and Clinical AlgorithmsEdited by Sameh Shehata

Published: December 4th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78837

ISBN: 978-1-78923-996-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-995-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-856-6

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

3575 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

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1. Principles of Fetal Surgery

By Ahmed Abdelghaffar Helal


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2. Necrotizing Enterocolitis

By Rita Prasad Verma and Archana Kota


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3. Oesophageal Atresia: Drowning a Child in His/Her Own Saliva

By Samuel Osei-Nketiah and William Appeadu-Mensah


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4. Meconium Ileus

By Udefiagbon Omogiade


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5. Pediatric Choledochal Cysts: Unknowns are Decreasing

By Hasan Özkan Gezer


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6. Management of Gastroschisis

By Alaa Obeida and Aly Shalaby


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7. Single-Incision Pediatric Endosurgery (SIPES)

By Enaam Raboei, Ameen Alsaggaf, Yazeed Owiwi, Syed Salahuddin, Alaa Ghallab and Mazen Zidan


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