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RESEARCH: “Pathophysiological Mechanism of Extravasation via Umbilical Venous Catheters”

A rare complication of umbilical venous catheter (UVC) insertion is the extravasation of the infusate into the peritoneal cavity. We report 3 cases of abdominal extravasation of parenteral nutrition (PN) …


RESEARCH – “Liver heterotopia associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: Two case reports and a review of the literature”

Rationale: Liver heterotopia associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a rare condition; to the best of our knowledge, only 17 cases have been reported to date. The histogenesis and clinicopathological …


RESEARCH: “Prognostic value of the oxygenation index to predict survival and timing of surgery in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.”

AIMS: To compare the mean oxygenation index on day1 (MOId1) with the best OI on day1 (BOId1) in predicting 30-day mortality in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). In addition, to determine …