Neonatal Surgery

Contemporary Strategies from Fetal Life to the First Year of Age

  • Mario Lima
  • Olivier Reinberg

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Olivier Reinberg
    Pages 1-3
  3. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Filomena Carfagnini, Laura Greco, Donatella Vivacqua, Gianluca Rasetto, Antonio Poerio, Michelangelo Baldazzi
      Pages 25-49
    3. Maximiliano Maricic, María Marcela Bailez
      Pages 51-63
  4. Head and Neck

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Pedro Saraiva Teiga, Kishore Sandu, Lluís Nisa
      Pages 67-72
    3. Anthony S. de Buys Roessingh, Oumama El Ezzi, Georges Herzog, Martin Broome
      Pages 73-99
    4. Pedro Saraiva Teiga, Kishore Sandu, Lluís Nisa
      Pages 101-109
    5. Francesco Fascetti-Leon, Piergiorgio Gamba
      Pages 111-114
  5. Chest

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Giovanna Riccipetitoni, Sara Costanzo, Francesca Destro
      Pages 117-137
    3. Mario Lima, Michela Maffi
      Pages 139-149
    4. Sebastiano Cacciaguerra, Pieralba Catalano, Enrica Antonelli, Salvatore Arena
      Pages 151-166
    5. Mario Lima, Michela Maffi, Giovanni Parente, Chiara Cordola
      Pages 177-186
    6. David C. van der Zee, Maud Y. van Herwaarden, Stefaan H. Tytgat, Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
      Pages 187-206
  6. Gastrointestinal

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. Mirko Bertozzi, Elisa Magrini, Antonino Appignani
      Pages 225-238
    3. Ascanio Martino, Francesca Mariscoli, Fabiano Nino
      Pages 239-242
    4. François Varlet, Sophie Vermersch, Aurélien Scalabre
      Pages 243-263
    5. Philip Corbett, Amulya Saxena
      Pages 265-277
    6. Carmelo Romeo, Patrizia Perrone, Pietro Antonuccio
      Pages 279-291
    7. Mario Lima, Neil Di Salvo
      Pages 293-298
    8. Maria Grazia Faticato, Girolamo Mattioli
      Pages 311-321
    9. Kristiina Kyrklund, Risto Rintala
      Pages 323-338
    10. Devendra K. Gupta, Shilpa Sharma, Kashish Khanna
      Pages 339-349
    11. Ciro Esposito, Maria Escolino, Alessandro Settimi, Giuseppe Cortese
      Pages 351-367
    12. Luisa Ferrero, François Becmeur, Olivier Reinberg
      Pages 369-383
  7. Liver and Biliary Tract

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 385-385
    2. Filippo Parolini, Mark Davenport
      Pages 387-399
    3. Morven Allan, Mark Davenport
      Pages 401-408
    4. Alessandro Settimi, Alessandra Farina, Francesco Turrà, Maria Escolino, Mariapina Cerulo, Ciro Esposito
      Pages 409-413
  8. Anterior Abdominal Wall Defects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 415-415
    2. Mikko P. Pakarinen, Antti Koivusalo, Janne Suominen
      Pages 417-427
    3. Daniele Alberti, Giovanni Boroni
      Pages 429-440
    4. Geoffroy de Sallmard, Omar Alhadeedi, Delphine Demède, Pierre Mouriquand
      Pages 441-457
    5. Mario Messina, Francesco Molinaro, Rossella Angotti
      Pages 459-468
  9. Tumors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 469-469
    2. Matteo Carella, Riccardo Masetti, Claudio Antonellini, Beatrice Randi, Andrea Pession, Mario Lima
      Pages 471-478
    3. Matteo Carella, Riccardo Masetti, Claudio Antonellini, Beatrice Randi, Andrea Pession
      Pages 479-483
    4. Matteo Carella, Riccardo Masetti, Claudio Antonellini, Beatrice Randi, Andrea Pession
      Pages 485-489
    5. Gloria Pelizzo
      Pages 491-498
    6. Olivier Reinberg
      Pages 499-512
  10. Genitourinary

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 513-513
    2. Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
      Pages 515-525
    3. Michela Maffi, Mario Lima
      Pages 527-531

About this book


This comprehensive, up-to-date reference on surgery in the neonate presents and explains the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of neonatal malformations and surgical pathologies. The coverage includes conditions involving the head and neck and the chest, disorders of the liver and biliary tract, gastrointestinal disorders, genitourinary conditions and malformations, anterior abdominal wall defects, tumors, and various other pathologies. For each condition, the pathogenesis and the most current and innovative surgical, and also medical, approaches are described with the aid of numerous illustrations. Minimally invasive strategies receive particular attention, and tips and tricks that will be of value in clinical practice are highlighted. The book includes a general part covering topics such as embryology, anatomy, prenatal diagnosis, and anesthesia and also provides detailed advice on pre- and postoperative care, with special consideration of nutritional problems. Neonatal Surgery will serve as an excellent guide for all pediatric and neonatal surgeons, whether in training or experienced


Congenital Anomalies Fetal Surgery Gastrointestinal Malformations Genitourinary Malformations Pediatric Oncology Prenatal Diagnosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Mario Lima
    • 1
  • Olivier Reinberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Pediatric Surgery, S.Orsola HospitalUniversity of BolognaBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Pediatric Surgeon FMH EBPSLausanne-PullySwitzerland

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