Tropical pediatric surgery

  • Sidney Cywes
  • Published 2004 in Pediatric Surgery International


By definition, "tropical" is pertaining to the regions of the earth bounded by the parallels of latitude 23 °27' north and south of the equator. Of interest is that most of the developing countries lie within this geographical belt and there are many surgical conditions specific to children in these areas. The prevalence of diseases in any environment often… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00174329


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