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necrotizing enterocolitis

only in premies

baby gram - pneumotosis intestinalis
-air in wall of bowel

2

tx of necrotizing enterocolitis

NPO - with TPN and IVF

abx - cover gram neg and anaerobes

3

complications of necrotizing enterocolitis

-retinopathy of prematurity
-intraventricular hemorrhage
-respiratory distress syndrome of newborn

4

anal fissure

bloody bowel movement
-tx - reassurance
-if large - suture closed

5

intussusception path

telescoping of bowel
-compromised vascular supply - intestinal necrosis

6

intussusception pt

abrupt onset colicky abdominal pain
-3-6 months old
-currant jelly diarrhea - if severe

relief in knee chest position

sausage shaped abdominal mass on PE

7

work up for intussusception

air enema - diagnostic and therapeutic

8

sausage shaped abdominal mass on PE

intussusception

9

meckels diverticulum path

remnant of vitelline duct
-gastric mucosa in intestinal tract

true diverticulum - all layers of gastric mucosa

10

painless hematochezia in kid

think meckels

11

tx of meckels

cut it out

12

diagnosis of meckels

tech 99 scan - detect mucosa

13

older kid / adult diagnosis of meckels

tech 99 insensitive
-so do CT

14

apt test

alkaline denaturation test

fetal vs. maternal Hb