Estelle Aubry

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Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is one of the most common complications of prematurity, occurring in 30% of very low birth weight infants. The benefits of dietary intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids ω-3 (PUFA ω-3) during pregnancy or the perinatal period have been reported. The aim of this study was to assess the effects of maternal PUFA ω-3(More)
PURPOSE We evaluated quality of life in adults with bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex to improve patient and parent counseling. MATERIALS AND METHODS We evaluated quality of life in a multicenter study using the SF-36® Medical Outcome Study questionnaire and a local questionnaire. A total of 47 patients born in 1957 to 1990 were followed due to bladder(More)
The main cause of pulmonary hypertension in newborn babies results from the failure of the pulmonary circulation to dilate at birth, termed 'persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn' (PPHN). This syndrome is characterized by sustained elevation of pulmonary vascular resistance, causing extrapulmonary right-to-left shunting of blood across the ductus(More)
OBJECTIVE Although evidence exists that n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may improve the outcome in patients with severe respiratory failure, little is known regarding their pulmonary circulatory effects. This question is clinically relevant in respiratory failure associated with pulmonary hypertension, in particular in newborn infants with persistent(More)
In front of infant and toddler presenting with unexplained cries, unusual behavior, and tachycardia, pain should be recognized, and signs and symptoms of shock and intestinal occlusion should be sought without any delay. Meningitis, pyelonephritis, and pneumonia must be taken into consideration in a young child with fever and irritability. In the presence(More)
A 12-yr-old girl presented with lordosis and an intraperitoneal mass that revealed a tumor attached to the uterine fundus. The fallopian tubes and ovaries were spared. The mass was completely excised, and a patch of the uterine fundus and the proximal one third of the fallopian tubes were resected. The lesion was composed of bland spindle cells that were(More)
Surgical treatment of pyelo-ureteric junction syndromes was classically at the child's, a pyeloplasty by posterior way or by lombotomy. For several years, assisted video techniques are proposed for this gesture. The purpose of our study was to compare the lombo-assisted pyeloplasty procedure with the lombotomy procedure, within the framework of this(More)