Diagnosis and management of duodenal injuries in children.

@article{Shilyansky1997DiagnosisAM,
  title={Diagnosis and management of duodenal injuries in children.},
  author={Joel Shilyansky and Richard Howard Pearl and Melissa Kreller and Luigi Massimino Sena and Paul S. Babyn},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={
          880-6
        }
}
Traumatic duodenal perforations in children pose a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. To identify specific diagnostic criteria and define an optimal therapeutic protocol, we reviewed all duodenal injuries treated at our institution in the past 10 years. There were 14 hematomas and 13 perforations. The diagnosis was confirmed by computed tomography (CT), ultrasound scan (US), upper gastrointestinal contrast studies (UGI), or at laparotomy. The clinical findings and CT findings of the two… CONTINUE READING

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