Written in a simple point by point style for ease of use, this volume covers all aspects of pediatric surgery with emphasis on important points for diagnosis and management. Each chapter covers a topic with emphasis on the most common conditions in neonatal and general pediatric surgery. The text is well illustrated with clinical, operative, radiological, and histopathological color figures and illustrations. The book also presents some of the rare conditions encountered in pediatric surgery, as well as common pediatric urology conditions. An Illustrated Guide to Pediatric Surgery is a useful reference to pediatric surgeons, specialists, fellows and residents, as well as general surgeons, pediatricians, neonatologists, medical students and interns interested in pediatric surgery.
Chapter 1. Intravenous Fluids, Blood and Blood Products Chapter 2. Nutrition and Caloric Requirements for Infants and Children Chapter 3. Venous Access in Infants and Children Chapter 4. Abdominal Wall Hernias and Hydroceles Chapter 5. Lymphangiomas Chapter 6. Hemangiomas Chapter 7. Branchial Cysts, Sinuses and Fistulae Chapter 8. Sternomastoid Tumor of Infancy and Torticollis Chapter 9. Infantile Fibromatosis and Myofibromatosis Chapter 10. Thyroglossal Cyst Chapter 11. Undescended Testes (Cryptorchidism) Chapter 12. Varicocele Chapter 13. Acute Scrotum Chapter 14. Esophageal Atresia and/or Tracheoesophageal Fistula Chapter 15. H-type Tracheoesophageal Fistula Chapter 16. Congenital Esophageal Stenosis Chapter 17. Achalasia Chapter 18. Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Chapter 19. Congenital Gastric Outlet Obstruction (Pyloric and Antral Atresia and Web) Chapter 20. Gastric Volvolus Chapter 21. Congenital Duodenal Obstruction Chapter 22. Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction Chapter 23. Congenital Intestinal Stenosis and Atresia Chapter 24. Intussusception Chapter 25. Intestinal Malrotation Chapter 26. Meckel's Diverticulum Chapter 27. Meconium Ileus Chapter 28. Meconium Plug Syndrome Chapter 29. Small Left Colon Syndrome Chapter 30. Congenital Rectal Stenosis and Atresia Chapter 31. Necrotizing Enterocolitis Chapter 32. Hirschprung's Disease (Congenital Aganglionic Megacolon) Chapter 33. Congenital Segmental Dilatation of the Intestines Chapter 34. Megacystis Microcolon Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome Chapter 35. Perianal Abscess and Fistula-in-Ano Chapter 36. Gastroschisis Chapter 37. Omphalocele Chapter 38. The Spleen Chapter 39. Splenogonadal Fusion Chapter 40. Cholelithiasis and Choledocholithiasis Chapter 41. Choledochal Cyst Chapter 42. Biliary Atresia Chapter 43. Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Pseudocyst in Children Chapter 44. Congenital Pancreatic Cysts Chapter 45. Intestinal Polyps and Polyposis Syndromes Chapter 46. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Chapter 47. Eventration of the Diaphragm Chapter 48. Morgagni's Hernia Chapter 49. Congenital Paraesophageal Hernia Chapter 50. Congenital Lobar Emphysema Chapter 51. Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation Chapter 52. Bronchogenic Cyst Chapter 53. Pulmonary Sequestration Chapter 54. Anorectal Malformations Chapter 55. Cloacal Anomalies Chapter 56. Cloacal Extrophy Chapter 57. Hepatoblastoma Chapter 58. Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Chapter 59. Neuroblastoma Chapter 60. Ovarian Cysts and Tumors Chapter 61. Pediatric Liver Tumors Chapter 62. Renal Tumors: Wilms Tumor (Nephroblastoma) Chapter 63. Teratoma Chapter 64. Testicular Tumors Chapter 65. Thyroid Tumors Chapter 66. Disorders of Sex Development Chapter 67. Persistent Mullerian Duct Syndrome Chapter 68. Hypospadias Chapter 69. Pelviureteric Junction Obstruction Chapter 70. Posterior Urethral Valve Chapter 71. Vesicoureteral Reflux Chapter 72. The Exstrophy-epispadias Complex