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congenital diaphragmatic hernia awareness Tag

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: Jacqui's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 9/6!) Andy's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 9/6!) Earl's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 9/6!) Tinnie's Birthday Fundraiser Jason's Birthday Fundraiser in memory of Gunner and Levi Elaine's Birthday Fundraiser Hannah's Birthday Fundraiser Ashley's...

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a disease with varying degrees of severity, from severe cases found prenatally who need fetal surgery to mild cases found after birth who undergo elective treatment. Regarding the repair of the diaphragm, thoracic and abdominal techniques through both open and...

Morgagni’s hernia (MH) is a rare type of congenital diaphragmatic hernia with limited available literature. Late presentations are infrequent and the ones complicated due to gastric volvulus are even rarer. Another uncommon association of MH is with small bowel diverticulosis. We herein discussed a case...

Background Infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) are at risk for growth failure because of inadequate caloric intake and high catabolic stress. There is limited data on resting energy expenditure (REE) in infants with CDH. Aims To assess REE via indirect calorimetry (IC) in term infants with CDH...

Relevant papers were identified by searching four databases and the table of contents for the past five years for relevant journals. The risk factors of interest were: birth weight, gestational age (GA) at diagnosis, GA at birth, infant sex, maternal age, ethnicity, socioeconomic status and...

Optimal timing of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) repair in patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) remains controversial. The “late ECMO repair” is an approach where the patient, once deemed stable for decannulation, is repaired while still on ECMO to enable expeditious return to ECMO if...

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: Sherry's Fundraiser for CDH International (ends 8/30!) Preston's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 8/31!) Jenny's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 8/31!) Supporting CDH Families by Madison Leonard (ends 8/31!) Najah Elaine Major's Birthday Fundraiser (ends 8/31!) Tonia's Birthday Fundraiser Gaby's...