Gastrointestinal Tract Sonography in Fetuses and Children / Edition 1

Gastrointestinal Tract Sonography in Fetuses and Children / Edition 1

by A.L. Baert, Alain Couture, C. Baud, F.L. Ferran
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540438521

ISBN-13: 9783540438526

Pub. Date: 03/04/2008

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

This is a state-of-the-art review of sonography of the gastrointestinal tract in fetuses, neonates and children. An introductory chapter compares sonography and magnetic resonance imaging of the fetal gastrointestinal tract. Coverage focuses on technique, pitfalls and findings in applications including antropyloric diseases, bowel obstruction, bowel wall thickening

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Overview

This is a state-of-the-art review of sonography of the gastrointestinal tract in fetuses, neonates and children. An introductory chapter compares sonography and magnetic resonance imaging of the fetal gastrointestinal tract. Coverage focuses on technique, pitfalls and findings in applications including antropyloric diseases, bowel obstruction, bowel wall thickening, colitis, appendicitis, intussusception, abdominal wall and umbilical abnormalities, intraperitoneal tumors and trauma, with high-quality illustrations. Includes a quiz based on 15 case reports.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540438526
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
03/04/2008
Series:
Medical Radiology / Diagnostic Imaging Series
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
621
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.05(d)

Table of Contents

Fetal Gastrointestinal Tract: US and MR.- Ultrasonographic Imaging of the Esophago-Gastric Junction.- Antro-Pyloric Abnormalities.- Bowel Obstruction in Neonates and Children.- Small Bowel Wall Thickening.- Infectious and Inflammatory Colitis.- Appendicitis.- Intussusception.- Abnormalities of the Omphalomesenteric Duct. Inguinal Hernias .- Intraperitoneal Masses.- Gastrointestinal Trauma.- Quiz (10 Cases Report).- Subject Index.- List of Contributors.

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