Reach Us 44-7723-850004

Abstract

Overview of Neonatal Surgery

Neonatal surgery is a sub-specialty of pediatric surgery that comprises of the clinical care of new born infants, particularly premature new born or ill infants. It is a hospital created department, and is generally practised in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Practicing surgeons completely concentrating on neonates, infants in the first 28 days after birth, low birth weight, congenital malformations (birth defects), sepsis, intrauterine growth restriction, pulmonary hypoplasia or birth asphyxia are known as neonatal surgeons. 


Author(s):

Spandana V



Abstract | PDF

Share this  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  Google+