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Surgery

  • Robert S. Holzman
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
  • Navil F. Sethna
  • James A. DiNardo
Chapter
1.Which of the following organisms are associated with sepsis occurring after abdominal surgery?
  1. A.

    Haemophilus influenzae type B

     
  2. B.

    Neisseria gonorrhea

     
  3. C.

    Staphylocci

     
  4. D.

    Enteric gram negative rods

     
2.Gastroschisis differs from omphalocele in the following way(s):
  1. 1.

    Gastroschisis is usually a 2–4 cm defect, often with a right paramedian location.

     
  2. 2.

    In infants with gastroschisis, the bowel is not covered by membranes.

     
  3. 3.

    Omphalocele is associated with a greater incidence of non-GI anomalies such as congenital heart disease, bladder extrophy, and/or cloaca.

     
  4. 4.

    A silo is often used in closure of larger defects.

     
  5. A.

    1, 2, 3

     
  6. B.

    1, 3

     
  7. C.

    2, 4

     
  8. D.

    4 only

     
  9. E.

    All of the above

     
3. Which is the most common type of esophageal atresia?
  1. A.

    Esophageal atresia (EA) with a posterior tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) near the carina

     
  2. B.

    “H”-type EA/TEF

     
  3. C.

    Esophageal connection to the trachea with a second, more distal TEF

     
  4. D.

    Esophageal connection to the trachea without a distal...

Keywords

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Acute Appendicitis Biliary Atresia Cleft Palate Esophageal Atresia 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Holzman
    • 1
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
    • 1
  • Navil F. Sethna
    • 1
  • James A. DiNardo
    • 1
  1. 1.Children’s Hospital BostonHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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