Show Summary Details
Page of

Paediatric surgery 

Paediatric surgery
Chapter:
Paediatric surgery
Author(s):

Matthew D. Gardiner

and Neil R. Borley

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199204755.003.0013
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 03 December 2020

This chapter begins by discussing the basic principles of paediatric anatomy and physiology and paediatric abdominal pain before focusing on the key areas of knowledge, namely congenital abdominal wall defects, anorectal malformations, miscellaneous neonatal conditions, infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, intussusception, penile conditions, testicular torsion, epididymitis and orchitis, infantile inguinal hernia and hydrocele, and testicular maldescent. The chapter concludes with relevant case-based discussions.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.