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Research & Reviews  627 results

Diagnostic decision-making tool for imaging term neonatal bowel obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crad.2020.09.016
Clinical Radiology; Tsitsiou Y, Calle-Toro JS et. al.

Oct 24th, 2020 - Term neonatal bowel obstruction is common, and absence of treatment is potentially catastrophic. There is a relatively narrow differential diagnosis, with causes categorised as either low or high bowel obstruction. The commonest causes of low bowe...

Single-Site Umbilical Laparoscopic Pyloromyotomy Using a Pyloric Electrocoagulation Chi...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lap.2020.0478
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques. Part A; Yu LJ, Su BL et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Background: Laparoscopic pyloromyotomy has become a gold standard for the treatment of congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS). There have been recent reports on the use of transumbilical single-site laparoscopic surgery for congenital HPS;...

Respiratory problems owing to severe metabolic alkalosis in infants presenting with hyp...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.05.041
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; van den Bunder FAIM, van Woensel JBM et. al.

Jun 5th, 2020 - Uncorrected metabolic alkalosis in infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS) could lead to perioperative apnea. However, the precise incidence of preoperative respiratory problems and the association with metabolic alkalosis are unknown. Ther...

Incidence and importance of portal venous gas in children with hypertrophic pyloric ste...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00247-020-04694-1
Pediatric Radiology; Kelly MM, Cantu C et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS) is a common cause of gastric outlet obstruction in young infants. Infants with HPS present with projectile vomiting, sometimes have electrolyte abnormalities and typically undergo pyloromyotomy to alleviate the ...

Pediatric emergency gastrointestinal ultrasonography: pearls & pitfalls.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.03.002
Clinical Imaging; Meister M, Alharthi O et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - Ultrasonography is an essential tool in pediatric imaging, particularly in the emergency setting. Although ultrasound is often the favored initial modality for abdominal imaging in children, it is highly operator-dependent and therefore prone to m...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  677 results

Pyloric stenosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pyloric-stenosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351416

Nov 2nd, 2020 - Overview Pylorus Open pop-up dialog box Close Pylorus Pylorus The pylorus is a muscular valve that holds food in the stomach until it is ready for the next stage in the digestive process. Pyloric stenosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Pyloric steno...

Pyloric stenosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pyloric-stenosis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351421

Nov 2nd, 2020 - Diagnosis Your baby's doctor will start with a physical examination. Sometimes, the doctor can feel an olive-shaped lump — the enlarged pylorus muscles — when examining the baby's abdomen. Wavelike contractions (peristalsis) may sometimes be visib...

Diagnostic decision-making tool for imaging term neonatal bowel obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crad.2020.09.016
Clinical Radiology; Tsitsiou Y, Calle-Toro JS et. al.

Oct 24th, 2020 - Term neonatal bowel obstruction is common, and absence of treatment is potentially catastrophic. There is a relatively narrow differential diagnosis, with causes categorised as either low or high bowel obstruction. The commonest causes of low bowe...

Single-Site Umbilical Laparoscopic Pyloromyotomy Using a Pyloric Electrocoagulation Chi...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lap.2020.0478
Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques. Part A; Yu LJ, Su BL et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Background: Laparoscopic pyloromyotomy has become a gold standard for the treatment of congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS). There have been recent reports on the use of transumbilical single-site laparoscopic surgery for congenital HPS;...

Respiratory problems owing to severe metabolic alkalosis in infants presenting with hyp...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.05.041
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; van den Bunder FAIM, van Woensel JBM et. al.

Jun 5th, 2020 - Uncorrected metabolic alkalosis in infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS) could lead to perioperative apnea. However, the precise incidence of preoperative respiratory problems and the association with metabolic alkalosis are unknown. Ther...

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News  35 results

An Infant With Acute FPIES: The New Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/883648_3

Aug 8th, 2017 - Case Continuation When the patient in this case initially presented to the emergency department, there was concern about abdominal obstruction, including possible intussusception, malrotation, volvulus, pyloric stenosis, and Hirschsprung or severe...

A 5-Week-Old Boy With Progressive Nonbilious Vomiting: Osmosis USMLE Study Question
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/879904_2

Jun 22nd, 2017 - Answer: C. Hypochloremic hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis classically presents with progressive nonbilious projectile emesis and an enlarged pylorus (described as an "olive") upon abdominal examination. Prolo...

Pyloric Stenosis and Macrolide Exposure: Watch Those First 2 Weeks
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/845409

May 27th, 2015 - Azithromycin in Early Infancy and Pyloric Stenosis Eberly MD, Eide MB, Thompson JL, Nylund CM Pediatrics. 2015;135:483-488 Study Summary Previous data have shown that erythromycin given enterally within 2 weeks after birth is associated with incre...

Pyloric Stenosis and Macrolide Exposure: Watch Those First 2 Weeks
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/845409_2

May 27th, 2015 - Study Findings The data set contained more than 1 million births during the years evaluated. Of those 1 million children, 1902 had received oral erythromycin and 4875 had received azithromycin during the first 90 days of life. The background rate ...

Azithromycin Linked to Pyloric Stenosis Risk in Young Infants
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/839845

Feb 15th, 2015 - Oral azithromycin or erythromycin use may increase risk for infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS), particularly with exposure in the first 2 weeks of life, according to findings from a retrospective cohort study published online February ...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →