Pediatric Digestive Surgery

  • Mario Lima

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Filomena Carfagnini, Michelangelo Baldazzi, Antonio Poerio
    Pages 11-35
  3. Giovanni Di Nardo, Giuseppe Pagliaro, Andrea Pession
    Pages 37-81
  4. Andrea Gentili, Valeria Landuzzi, Maria Cristina Mondardini
    Pages 83-98
  5. Andrea Gentili, Rosina De Rose, Elisa Iannella
    Pages 99-112
  6. Antonella Diamanti, Teresa Capriati, Daniela Giorgio
    Pages 113-126
  7. Gaetano Domenico Gargiulo, Francesco Petridis, Gabriele Egidy Assenza, Emanuela Angeli
    Pages 127-137
  8. Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
    Pages 139-143
  9. Olivier Reinberg
    Pages 145-156
  10. Lluís Nisa, Kishore Sandu
    Pages 157-167
  11. Arnold G. Coran, Steven W. Bruch, Shaun M. Kunisaki
    Pages 169-182
  12. Philippe Montupet, Reva Matta
    Pages 183-191
  13. Olivier Reinberg
    Pages 193-209
  14. Olivier Reinberg
    Pages 211-224
  15. David C. van der Zee
    Pages 225-228
  16. Olivier Reinberg
    Pages 229-243
  17. Anastasia Mentessidou, Amulya K. Saxena
    Pages 245-254
  18. Noemi Cantone, Mario Lima
    Pages 255-268
  19. François Varlet, Sophie Vermersch, Nasser Bustangi, Manuel Lopez, Aurélien Scalabre
    Pages 269-277
  20. Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
    Pages 279-290
  21. Francesca Destro, Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
    Pages 291-296
  22. Matthew W. Ralls, Arnold G. Coran, Daniel H. Teitelbaum, Francesca Destro, Mario Lima
    Pages 297-310
  23. Giovanni Di Nardo, Andrea Pession, Luca Bertelli, Sara Isoldi, Rita Cozzali, Michela Maffi et al.
    Pages 311-325
  24. Tommaso Gargano, Mario Lima
    Pages 327-339
  25. Giovanni Boroni, Filippo Parolini, Daniele Alberti
    Pages 341-350
  26. Arnaud Bonnard, Florent Guerin, Pascal de Lagausie
    Pages 351-371
  27. Neil Di Salvo, Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
    Pages 373-387
  28. Luca Pio, Alessio Pini Prato, Girolamo Mattioli
    Pages 405-410
  29. Luc Soler, Stéphane Nicolau, Patrick Pessaux, Didier Mutter, Jacques Marescaux
    Pages 421-432
  30. Back Matter
    Pages 433-444

About this book


This book presents and explains the latest developments in surgery for congenital digestive tract malformations, tumors, abdominal trauma, and the most important acquired digestive disorders. Particular attention is paid to minimally invasive and innovative techniques. In addition to clear descriptions of the surgical procedures that highlight useful tips and tricks, for each condition the clinical presentation is well illustrated and information is provided on pathogenesis. The book also includes general chapters that address the anatomy of the abdomen in children, diagnostic issues, the problem of clinical nutrition, and other aspects of management in pediatric patients with gastrointestinal pathologies. Pediatric Digestive Surgery will serve as a comprehensive and up-to-date reference for all pediatric surgeons. It will provide the trainee with easily understood, concise guidance while offering the more experienced surgeon valuable updates on the latest thinking and practice in the field.


Digestive malformations Gastrointestinal disorders in children Gastrointestinal disorders in infants Minimally invasive techniques Pediatric clinical nutrition

Editors and affiliations

  • Mario Lima
    • 1
  1. 1.Pediatric SurgeryS. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital Bologna UniversityBolognaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40523-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40525-4
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