Pediatrics Test no. 4 - Pediatrics Family Feud What are the...

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Pediatrics Family Feud
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What are the clinical manifestations of Hirschsprung’s disease ? aka Congenital Aganglionic Megacolon absence of parasympathetic ganglion cells in the large intestine (rectus, sigmoid) absence of peristalsis leads to obstruction most common cause of distal bowel obstruction in newborns 1 in 5000’s births; males x 3 > females, Down’s, GU defects, CV defects, seizures Complications: enterocolitis
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Hirschsprung’s 1. Failure to pass meconium in the first 24-48 hours. 2. Abdominal distention 3. Bile stained vomitus 4. Chronic constipation 5. Inadequate weight gain 6. Ribbon like or pellet like foul smelling stools 7. Palpable fecal mass.
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100 points Team 2 What is the Nursing management preoperatively for a baby having surgery for Tracheoesophageal atresia?
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Preop Nursing Management for trachroesophageal atresia. Prevention of aspiration of secretions NPO Hydration by IV Fluids Postion baby supine with head slightly elevated to prevent pressure against the thoracic cavity and prevent secretions from pooling. I and O Parent teaching and preparation for the GT Tube.
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100 Points Team 3 What are the signs and symptoms of GERD?
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Vomiting undigested formula and mucus Excessive crying and irritability from esophagitis Coughing occurs when aspiration is suspected. Usually no weight loss. After 2 weeks old
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Pediatrics Test no. 4 - Pediatrics Family Feud What are the...

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