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  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    LUNG FUNCTION AND PULMONARY ARTERY BLOOD FLOW FOLLOWING PRENATAL MATERNAL RETINOIC ACID AND IMATINIB IN THE NITROFEN MODEL OF CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA

    Lung and pulmonary vascular maldevelopment in congenital diaphragmatic hernia results in significant morbidity and mortality. Retinoic...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    NECROTIZING ENTEROCOLITIS AS A PROGNOSTIC FACTOR FOR THE NEURODEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME OF PRETERM INFANTS - MATCH CONTROL STUDY AFTER 2YEARS

    Necrotizing enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants is a risk factor for developmental delay. To our knowledge, there are no...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    FULL-THICKNESS RECTAL BIOPSY IN CHILDREN SUSPICIOUS FOR HIRSCHSPRUNG'S DISEASE IS SAFE AND YIELDS A LOW NUMBER OF INSUFFICIENT BIOPSIES

    The diagnosis of Hirschsprung's disease relies on the histological demonstration of aganglionosis in the bowel wall. Biopsies may be...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    PREDICTIVE VALUE OF OXYGENATION INDEX FOR OUTCOMES IN LEFT-SIDED CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA

    Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. This study compares the efficacy of the highest...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    STRUCTURAL AIRWAY ABNORMALITIES CONTRIBUTE TO DYSPHAGIA IN CHILDREN WITH ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA AND TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA

    Long-term dysphagia occurs in up to 50% of repaired esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula patients. The underlying factors...

    Anomaly
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    EPIDEMIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF HIRSCHSPRUNG'S DISEASE : RESULTS OF A CASE SERIES OF FIFTY PATIENTS FROM BANGLADESH

    The epidemiology of Hirschsprung's disease in Bangladesh has never been studied. The aim of this study was to determine the epidemiological...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    NEURODEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOMES OF INFANTS WITH ESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA AND TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA

    Esophageal atresia with or without tracheoesophageal fistula is a complex disorder, and most outcome data are confined to mortality...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    GONOCYTE TRANSFORMATION IN A CONGENITALLY CRYPTORCHID RAT IS NORMAL AND MAY BE SIMILAR TO THE SITUATION REPORTED IN HUMAN ACQUIRED CRYPTORCHIDISM

    In congenital undescended testis in humans, thermal insult damages early germ cell development during mini-puberty causing increased...

    Infertility, Cancer
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    LETTER TO THE EDITOR

    We read with great interest the paper entitled “Cloaca reconstruction: A new algorithm which considers the role of urethral length...

    Plan
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 21, 2018

    COMPARISON OF BILIARY ATRESIA WITH AND WITHOUT INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE

    Intracranial hemorrhage is a severe complication of biliary atresia. We aimed to compare the clinical data of BA patients with and...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    RELIABILITY OF GLASGOW COMA SCORE IN PEDIATRIC TRAUMA PATIENTS

    Discordant assessments of Glasgow Coma Score following trauma can result in inappropriate triage. This study sought to determine the...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    THE UTILITY OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING IN THE DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF PEDIATRIC BENIGN OVARIAN LESIONS

    The utility of magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis and management of pediatric ovarian lesions has not been well defined.

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    CONTINUOUS HEMOGLOBIN MONITORING IN PEDIATRIC TRAUMA PATIENTS WITH SOLID ORGAN INJURY

    Hemoglobin monitoring is required in pediatric trauma patients with solid organ injury. We hypothesized that noninvasive hemodynamic...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    MALROTATION IS NOT ASSOCIATED WITH ADVERSE OUTCOMES AFTER CARDIAC SURGERY IN PATIENTS WITH HETEROTAXY SYNDROME

    Patients with heterotaxy syndrome often have asymptomatic malrotation. There is a lack of consensus regarding the management of these...

    Regard
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    THE INCIDENCE OF ASSOCIATED ABNORMALITIES IN PATIENTS WITH SACROCOCCYGEAL TERATOMA

    Gross genetic causes for SCT are unknown; however, it might be associated with other abnormalities. We assessed the incidence of associated...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    MORTALITY AFTER EMERGENCY ABDOMINAL OPERATIONS IN PREMATURE INFANTS

    To determine risk of 30-day mortality for premature infants undergoing abdominal operations during the first 2 months of life and to...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    PREDICTING SEXUAL PROBLEMS IN YOUNG ADULTS WITH AN ANORECTAL MALFORMATION OR HIRSCHSPRUNG DISEASE

    The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of sexual dysfunction and distress and to assess whether sexual functioning could...

    Adolescence
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    REPLY TO LETTER TO THE EDITOR

    We thank Drs. Pena, Bischoff, and Wilcox for their comments and questions regarding our work and are grateful for the opportunity to...

    Regard
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    THE IMPACT OF BODY WEIGHT ON STAPLED ANASTOMOSIS IN PEDIATRIC PATIENTS

    The purpose of this study is to clarify the impact of body weight on outcomes of stapled anastomosis in pediatric patients.

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   May 20, 2018

    RESOURCE UTILIZATION AND INDICATIONS FOR HELICOPTER TRANSPORT OF HEAD-INJURED CHILDREN

    Helicopter emergency medical services have provided benefit for severely injured patients. However, HEMS are likely overused for the...