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Gastrointestinal Emergencies in the Neonate

  • Teresa Berrocal
  • Manuel ParrónEmail author
  • Gloria del Pozo
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Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

Gastrointestinal emergencies in the neonate often necessitate one or more radiological assessments to assist in the diagnosis and successful management. This chapter systematically reviews the aetiology, investigative pathways and the specific imaging findings of intestinal pathologies presenting in the neonatal period.

Keywords

Contrast Enema Duodenal Obstruction Duodenal Atresia Plain Abdominal Radiograph Colonic Atresia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Teresa Berrocal
    • 1
  • Manuel Parrón
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gloria del Pozo
    • 2
  1. 1.Pediatric Radiology Section, Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital La PazMadridSpain
  2. 2.Pediatric Radiology Section, Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospital 12 de OctubreMadridSpain

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