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Semin Pediatr Surg. 2019 Apr;28(2):106-110. doi: 10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2019.04.006. Epub 2019 Apr 9. Pentalogy of Cantrell. Williams AP1, Marayati R1, Beierle EA2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31072457 Author information Abstract Pentalogy of Cantrell is a constellation of five congenital defects that pose a unique challenge for surgeons. Defects of the heart, pericardium, diaphragm, sternum, and anterior abdominal wall are pathognomonic. Although the...

Neonatal Anesthesia. Authors Boyer TJ1, Kritzmire SM2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31082074 Source StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2019-.2019 Apr 26. Author information Excerpt Neonates undergo 1.5 million anesthetics for surgical procedures in the United States every year.[1]  Common surgical procedures for neonates include central line placement, ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt placement, tracheostomy, gastrostomy tube placement, circumcision, and...

Neonatology. 2019 May 14;116(1):68-75. doi: 10.1159/000499347. [Epub ahead of print] Ventricular Dysfunction, Interdependence, and Mechanical Dispersion in Newborn Infants with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Massolo AC1, Paria A2, Hunter L3, Finlay E3, Davis CF4, Patel N2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31085915 Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is an important cause of mortality and morbidity in the neonatal period. Pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary...

Pediatr Surg Int. 2019 May 14. doi: 10.1007/s00383-019-04484-3. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31089883 Outcomes of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia by side of defect in the FETO era. Ali K1, Dassios T1,2, Khaliq SA1, Williams EE2, Tamura K1,3, Davenport M4, Greenough A5,6,7,8. Author information Abstract PURPOSE: To compare the outcomes of infants with a right (RCDH) versus a left-sided (LCDH) congenital diaphragmatic...

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2019 May;29(5):710-713. doi: 10.1089/lap.2018.0370. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31067209 Thoracoscopic Repair by Simplified Mattress Sutures for Diaphragmatic Hernia in the Neonate When No Posterolateral Diaphragmatic Rim Exists. Li B1, Li ST2, Chen WB1, Xia SL1, Zhang FN1, Sun CX1. Author information Abstract Purpose: The aim of this retrospective study is to describe our initial experience by using new simplified mattress sutures...

Am J Med Genet A. 2019 May 8. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.61182. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31069960 Review of the phenotypic spectrum associated with haploinsufficiency of MYRF. Rossetti LZ1, Glinton K1, Yuan B1,2, Liu P1,2, Pillai N1, Mizerik E1, Magoulas P1, Rosenfeld JA1, Karaviti L3, Sutton VR1, Lalani SR1, Scott DA1,4. Author information Abstract The myelin regulatory factor gene (MYRF) encodes a transcription factor that...

Birth Defects Res. 2019 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/bdr2.1494. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31021057 Selected acculturation factors and birth defects in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study, 1997-2011. Hoyt AT1, Shumate CJ1, Canfield MA1, Le M1, Ramadhani T1, Scheuerle AE1,2; National Birth Defects Prevention Study. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Acculturation has been examined with respect to various pregnancy adverse outcomes,...

Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Apr 25. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1687867. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31022755 Outcomes after Split Abdominal Wall Muscle Flap Repair for Large Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias. Molino JA1, García Martínez L1, Guillén Burrieza G1, Peiró Ibáñez JL2, López-Fernández S1, Laín A1, Ruiz Campillo C1, Lloret Roca J1, López M1. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Repair of large congenital diaphragmatic hernias (CDHs) is challenging. As...

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