Age at presentation of common pediatric surgical conditions: Reexamining dogma.

@article{Aboagye2014AgeAP,
  title={Age at presentation of common pediatric surgical conditions: Reexamining dogma.},
  author={Jonathan Kumi Aboagye and Seth Goldstein and Jose H. Salazar and Dominic J Papandria and Mekam T. Okoye and Khaled Al-Omar and Dylan Stewart and Jeffrey R. Lukish and F. Ben Abdullah},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={995-9}
}
PURPOSE The commonly cited ages at presentation of many pediatric conditions have been based largely on single center or outdated epidemiologic evidence. Thus, we sought to examine the ages at presentation of common pediatric surgical conditions using cases from large national databases. METHODS A retrospective analysis was performed on Healthcare Cost… CONTINUE READING