Surgery

Surgery

Sometimes children have illnesses or injuries that can be treated with surgery.

This topic includes:

  • anesthesia
  • appendectomy
  • blunt abdominal trauma
  • circumcision
  • ear tubes
  • endoscopic sinus surgery
  • laser surgery
  • meatal stenosis
  • nutrition and surgery
  • organ transplants
  • preparing a child for surgery
  • pyloric stenosis
  • spinal fusion
  • wound care

Visit these websites for more information:

Common problems in pediatric surgery - Loma Linda University Children's Hospital

Pediatric General Surgery - Texas Pediatric Surgical Associates

Preparing Your Child for Surgery - Kids Health for Parents, The Nemours Foundation

Surgery for Children - Pediatric Surgeons of Phoenix

What's It Like to Have Surgery? - Teens Health, The Nemours Foundation

Share this page: 

|