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Bending the rules: a novel approach to placement and retrospective experience with the 5 French Arndt endobronchial blocker in children <2 years
One‐lung ventilation (OLV) is frequently employed to improve surgical exposure during video‐assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and thoracotomy in adults and children. Because of their small size,Expand
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Experimental testicular tissue banking to generate spermatogenesis in the future: A multidisciplinary team approach.
Spermatogonial stem cell (SSC) loss due to cancer treatment, developmental disorder or genetic abnormality may cause permanent infertility. Cryopreservation of ejaculated sperm is an effective methodExpand
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The spleen not taken: Differences in management and outcomes of blunt splenic injuries in teenagers cared for by adult and pediatric trauma teams in a single institution
BACKGROUND Nonoperative management (NOM) of blunt splenic injury, initially touted for the care of pediatric patients, has become the standard of care for stable trauma patients of all ages. In ourExpand
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Robotic Rectopexy for Rectal Prolapse in Pediatric Patients
Rectal prolapse is the protrusion of the rectum out of the anus. Surgical correction can be accomplished via open and minimally invasive abdominal approaches, as well as from the perineum. RoboticExpand
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Pediatric child abuse victim with posttraumatic inferior vena cava thrombosis
Posttraumatic inferior vena cava thrombosis (IVCT) is very rare, with only a few cases reported in the literature. While thromboembolism as a result of trauma is common in adult patients, it is veryExpand
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Pediatric blunt renal trauma practice management guidelines: Collaboration between the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Pediatric Trauma Society
BACKGROUND Injury to the kidney from either blunt or penetrating trauma is the most common urinary tract injury. Children are at higher risk of renal injury from blunt trauma than adults, but noExpand
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Trichoblastoma: management of a rare skin lesion.
A 15-year-old girl presented with a 2-year history of an enlarging parietal scalp lesion. Excisional biopsy revealed trichoblastoma, a benign secondary tumor arising from a nevus sebaceous. There isExpand
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Adenocarcinoma and polyposis of the colon in a 20-year-old patient with Trisomy 13: a case report
BackgroundTrisomy 13 is one of the most common autosomal trisomies, and although increasing in number, patients surviving past the neonatal period remain rare. The natural history and expectedExpand
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Ionizing Radiation Exposure in Pediatric Patients With Intestinal Failure.
BACKGROUND Children with intestinal failure (IF) are frequently exposed to imaging studies using ionizing radiation. Due to many advancements in care of pediatric patients with IF, the number ofExpand