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09.08.2022 | Original Article

Continence management in children with severe caudal regression syndrome: role of multidisciplinary team and long-term follow-up

Caudal regression syndrome (CRS) is a rare neural tube disorder whose incidence is approximately 1:60,000 live births, with an M:F ratio of 2.7:1[ 1 ]. Maldevelopment of the terminal spinal segments results in neurological deficit of the lower limb …

08.08.2022 | Original Article

Single-port laparoscopic percutaneous extraperitoneal internal ring closure for paediatric inguinal hernia using a needle grasper

Inguinal hernia is a common condition of infancy and childhood, and is mainly caused by a patent processus vaginalis (PPV) [ 1 ]. Traditional open inguinal hernia repair involves making an incision in the groin region, dissecting the inguinal …

08.08.2022 | Review Article

Scoping review of recent evidence on the management of pediatric urolithiasis: summary of meta-analyses, systematic reviews and relevant randomized controlled trials

This scoping review aimed to evaluate and summarize the recent 10 year pediatric urolithiasis literature with a particular focus on systematic reviews, randomized-controlled trials (RCT) and meta-analysis. The systematic literature search …

05.08.2022 | Original Article

Improvement in bladder function in children with functional constipation after a bowel management program

Bowel and bladder dysfunction (BBD), previously known as dysfunctional elimination syndrome (DES), is a common clinical entity that describes concomitant lower urinary tract symptoms and issues with constipation and/or fecal incontinence [ 1 – 3 ].

03.08.2022 | Original Article

Nationwide outcomes of incidental appendectomy during cholecystectomy versus cholecystectomy alone in children: a propensity score-matched analysis

With the advent of laparoscopy and increasing incidence of cholecystitis in the pediatric population, the number of cholecystectomies performed in children by both pediatric and adult general surgeons has similarly risen [ 1 – 4 ]. The …

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Official Publication of the Society of Pediatric Surgical Research

Official Publication of the Japanese Society of Pediatric Surgeons

Official publication of the Pediatric Colorectal Society

Official publication of the Asian Association of Pediatric Surgeons

Official publication of the World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons (WOFAPS)

"Pediatric Surgery International" publishes new and important information from the entire spectrum of pediatric surgery. Another key goal is to promote postgraduate training and further education in the surgery of infants and children. The contents include articles in clinical and experimental surgery, as well as related fields. One section of each issue is devoted to a special topic, with invited contributions from recognized authorities. Other sections include: original articles, case reports, technical innovations, letters to the editor, and book reviews.

Pediatric Surgery International
Volume 12/1997 - Volume 38/2022
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
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