Flashcards in Intro To Paeds Surg Deck (14)
Common paeds surgical probs
Un descended testicle
Bigger umbilical hernia = worse?
Ruptured exomphalos first aid?
Call for help
Look up textbooks for paediatric surgery Jone's clinical paediatric surgery
Infantile hemangioma, or strawberry naevus is what? When treat?
Stops growing at 6 months, regresses and it's gone.
treat Only if on eyebrows and obstructs vision
What causes setting sun eye?
Raised ICP, stretching in floor of 4th ventricle
Posterior fossa tumour?
Pupils are near lower lid
If baby is born with lump near coccyx, what could it be?
Sacral-coccxygeal teratoma (can be small or bigger than baby)
Needs to be excised immediately or else become malignant.
How do you feed a baby with cleft palate?
Can swallow, can't suck.
Pour it in with spoon
When do you fix cleft palate?
6-12 months so mouth is bigger and before they really start to talk
Lump in childhood, 3 DDx?
Virchow's node is what and where?
Sentinel node at end of thoracic duct
Almost always malignant
Virchow's node in adult DDx?
Bowel, pancreas, stomach
Virchow's node in paeds, 2 DDx?