Pediatric surgery

Cyanotic heart diseases: 5 types

Use your five fingers

  • 1 finger up: Truncus Arteriosus (1 vessel)
  • 2 fingers up: Dextroposition of the Great Arteries (2 vessels transposed)
  • 3 fingers up: Tricuspid Atresia (3=Tri)
  • 4 fingers up: Tetralogy of Fallot (4=Tetra)
  • 5 fingers up: Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return (5=5 words)

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Duodenal atresia vs. Pyloric stenosis: site of obstruction

Duodenal Atresia:

  • Distal to Ampulla of vater.

Pyloric stenosis:

  • Proximal to it.

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