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The neonate with an abdominal mass.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15275984     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Abdominal masses in neonates reflect a wide spectrum of diseases,from lesions that can cause significant morbidity and mortality,to conditions readily corrected surgically, to entities which maybe safely observed. It is incumbent upon the infant's physician to determine the nature of the mass in a timely, safe, and cost-effective manner.
Authors:
John C Chandler; Michael W L Gauderer
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric clinics of North America     Volume:  51     ISSN:  0031-3955     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2004 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-07-27     Completed Date:  2004-09-10     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401126     Medline TA:  Pediatr Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  979-97, ix     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital, Greenville Hospital System, 890 West Faris Road, Suite 440, Greenville, SC 29605, USA. jchandler@ghs.org
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abdomen*
Abdominal Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  therapy
Cysts / diagnosis*,  therapy
Diagnosis, Differential
Digestive System Diseases / pathology,  therapy
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases / diagnosis*,  therapy
Intestines / abnormalities
Kidney Diseases / pathology,  therapy,  ultrasonography
Male

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