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Anomalous congenital bands causing intestinal obstruction in children.
The records of eight patients treated for intestinal obstruction resulting from bands that have no identifiable embryologic or acquired basis were reviewed retrospectively. All patients presentedExpand
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Transverse testicular ectopia with persistent müllerian duct syndrome.
Transverse testicular ectopia is rarely associated with persistent müllerian duct syndrome. The ninth pediatric case of transverse testicular ectopia with persistent müllerian duct syndrome isExpand
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The diagnosis and treatment of H-type tracheoesophageal fistula.
BACKGROUND H-type tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) was diagnosed in 12 patients during the 25 years from 1971 to 1996. Although all patients were symptomatic since birth, in 58% of the cases, thereExpand
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Ipsilateral and contralateral testicular biochemical acute changes after unilateral testicular torsion and detorsion.
OBJECTIVES An experimental study has been conducted to investigate testicular blood flow alterations through acute biochemical changes during unilateral testicular torsion and detorsion. METHODSExpand
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Adhesive small bowel obstruction in children: the place and predictors of success for conservative treatment.
The records of 230 adhesive small bowel obstruction (ASBO) episodes in 181 patients have been reviewed to observe the place of conservative treatment and to establish criteria to predict the successExpand
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Gastrointestinal tract perforation due to blunt abdominal trauma
Abstract A retrospective clinical study was performed to evaluate the etiology, diagnosis, and management of gastrointestinal tract perforation (GITP) due to blunt abdominal trauma (BAT) in order toExpand
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The long-term results of diaphragmatic plication.
Twelve patients who had undergone diaphragmatic plication with the diagnosis of congenital diaphragmatic eventration between 1975 to 1989 were evaluated for the long-term results of plication.Expand
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Transpubic urethroplasty in children: report of 10 cases with review of the literature.
Posttraumatic prostatomembranous urethral strictures (PUS) in children have special features that warrant consideration with respect to management. Transpubic urethroplasty (TPUP) was used to treatExpand
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Contralateral testicular blood flow during unilateral testicular torsion.
Changes in contralateral testicular blood flow during unilateral testicular torsion were evaluated using an electromagnetic flowmeter in 13 adult male New Zealand White rabbits. There was anExpand
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High Body Mass Index as a Possible Risk Factor for Pilonidal Sinus Disease in Adolescents
Pilonidal sinus disease (PSD) is common in adults, but it may also develop in adolescents. The intergluteal groove is a deep moist area in which broken hairs and foreign bodies can collect, oftenExpand
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