Lucinda Everett, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Inguinal herniorrhaphy (pediatric)

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure In addition to the usual standard preoperative examination, the following information should be obtained: Incarcerated bowel that is not reducible would require emergent surgery to prevent strangulation and bowel necrosis, while a reducible hernia may be postponed, if necessary, with the caveat that this may convert…

Cleft Palate Surgery – Procedures

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure Cleft palate is the fourth most common birth defect. It can occur as an isolated defect or as part of a syndrome along with other congenital anomalies (Pierre Robin syndrome, Goldenhar syndrome). Isolated cleft palate occurs in 1/2500 births. Its incidence is highest in Native Americans…

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