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Most common site of intussusception in a pediatric patient

ileocecal valve/junction. Ileum invaginates into the colon


The best modality to diagnose GER in an infant

Esophageal pH monitoring


In a infant with pyloric stenosis what is the classic metabolic picture?

- hypochloremic, hypokalemic, metabolic alkalosis


In Hirshsprung's disease, which part of the colon will be dilated?

The innervated part will be dilated. The uninnervated part will be narrowed