[Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: comparison between transversal and supraumbilical incision].

BACKGROUND/PURPOSE The treatment of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis is the Fredet-Ramstedt pyloromyotomy. It is controversial what surgical approach to choose. We evaluate our outcome with the right upper quadrant (RUQ) and the supraumbilical (SU) approach. METHODS Between 2003 and 2007, we performed 38 pyloromyotomies through a RUQ incision and 18 through… (More)