A strategy for treatment of giant omphalocele


SÖNMEZ K. , Onal E., KARABULUT R. , Turan O., TÜRKYILMAZ Z. , Hirfanoglu I., ...Daha Fazla

WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.6, ss.274-277, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s12519-010-0016-3
  • Dergi Adı: WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.274-277

Özet

The management of giant omphalocele (GO) presents a major challenge to pediatric surgeons. Current treatment modalities may result in wound infection, fascial separation, and abdominal domain loss. We report a GO infant who required a delayed closure and was managed using sterile incision drape and polypropylene mesh.