Current Concepts in Pediatric Radiology

Current Concepts in Pediatric Radiology

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ISBN-13: 9783540082798
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 10/18/1977
Series: Current Diagnostic Pediatrics
Edition description: 1st Edition.
Pages: 150
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

Radiology of Respiratory Distress in the Newborn. A “Gamut of Pattern” Approach.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Preliminary Scan of the “Babygram”.- 2.1 The Main Types of Pattern to be Distinguished.- 3. Conclusion.- References.- Chronic Lung Disorders in Childhood.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Chronic Aspiration Pneumonia.- 3. Congenital Malformations.- 4. Allergic Diseases.- 5. Systemic Diseases.- 6. Chronic Infections.- 7. Conclusion.- References.- Therapeutic Embolization of Arteriovenous Pulmonary Fistulas by Catheter Technique.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Case Histories.- 3. Discussion.- 4. Summary.- References.- Pediatric Gastrointestinal Fiberendoscopy.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Instruments.- 3. Preparation and Premedication.- 4. Training.- 5. Indications and Findings.- 6. Therapeutic Aspects of Endoscopy.- 7. Conclusion.- References.- The Esophagus in Infancy.- References.- Less Common Disease Patterns in the Gastro-Intestinal Tract with a Special Note on Meconium Ileus.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Oesophageal Atresia.- 3. Isolated (H-type) Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula.- 4. Achalasia.- 5. Chronic Granulomatous Disease.- 6. Hiatal Hernia.- 7. Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis.- 8. Peptic Ulceration.- 9. Acute Pancreatitis.- 10. Meconium Ileus.- References.- Small Intestine—the Terminal Ileum Loop.- References.- Current Views on the Diagnosis of Colonic Aganglionosis.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Pathogenesis.- 3. Pathophysiology.- 4. Diagnosis of Hirschsprung’s Disease.- 4. 1. Clinical Diagnosis.- 4.2. Radiological Diagnosis.- 4.3. Manometric Diagnosis.- 4.4. Histological Diagnosis.- 5. Conclusion.- 5.1 Acknowledgements.- References.- Renal Cysts and Cystlike Conditions in Infancy and Childhood.- 1. Introduction.- 2. The Multicystic Kidney.- 3. Familial Cystic Renal Conditions.- 4. Miscellaneous Renal Cystic Conditions.- References.- Aspects of Acute Kidney Injury in Young Infants.- 1. Introduction.- 2. The Kidney and the Shock State.- 2.1 Pathological Types of Kidney Injury.- 2.2 Clinical Causes of the Shock State.- 3. Clinical Features and Radiological Findings in Tubular Necrosis and Medullary Necrosis.- 3.1 Acute Illness.- 3.2 Late Studies.- 3.3 Experimental Confirmation of the Urographie Findings.- 4. Clinical Features and Radiological Findings in Renal Venous Thrombosis.- 4.1 Clinical Features.- 4.2. Radiological Findings.- 5. Involvement of other Organs in the Shock State.- 6. Conclusion.- References.- The Radiology of the Vesico-Ureteric Junction.- References.- The Prostate in Pediatric Radiology.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Radiologic Examination.- 3. The Prostatic Tissue.- 3.1 Malformation.- 3.2 Hematoma.- 3.3 Infection.- 3.4 Tumours.- 4. The Prostatic Channels.- 4.1 Anomalous Channels.- 4.1.1. Bowel Fistula.- 4.1.2 Transprostatic Ureter.- 4.2 Normally Existing Channels.- 4.2.1 The Utricle.- 4.2.2 The Ejaculatory Ducts.- 4.2.3 The Glandular Ducts.- References.- Approaches to the Evaluation of the Hand in the Congenital Malformation Syndromes.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Alterations in Configuration of the Hand Bones.- 3. Evaluation of the Size of the Hand Bones.- 3.1 The Metacarpal Sign.- 3.2 Bone Length Measurements.- 3.3 Bone Quality.- 3.4 Slenderness Ratios.- 4. Determination of Skeletal Maturation.- 5. Summary.- References.- Lesions of the Spine.- 1. Introduction.- 2. Vertebral Anomalies — a Useful Clue.- 3. Scoliosis as a Presenting Sign.- 4. Back Pain in Children.- 4.1 Infection.- 4.2 Eosinophilic Granuloma.- 4.3 Tumors.- 4.4 Aneurysmal Bone Cyst.- 4.5 Osteoblastoma.- 4.6 Osteoid Osteoma.- 4.7 Trauma.- 5. Summary.- References.- Hydrocephalus in Children. A Radiological Study.- 1. Definition and Classification.- 2. Distribution of Patients.- 3. Plain Skull Examination.- 4. Special Procedures and Results.- 5. Differential Dignosis.- 6. Conclusion.- References.

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