Metabolic Alkalosis resulting from a Congenital Duodenal Diaphragm

Authors

  • Annalisa Passariello Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Dei Colli Hospital of Naples; Department of Translational Medical Science, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples;
  • Ylenia Maddalena Department of Translational Medical Science, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples;
  • Monica Malamisura Department of Translational Medical Science, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples;
  • Silvana Rojo Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Dei Colli Hospital of Naples;
  • Nunzia Aragione Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Santobono-Pausilipon Hospital of Naples;
  • Emilia Iaccarino Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Santobono-Pausilipon Hospital of Naples;
  • Giuseppina Franco Department of Translational Medical Science, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples;
  • Paolo Giliberti Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Dei Colli Hospital of Naples;

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47338/jns.v3.138

Keywords:

Metabolic alkalosis, Urinary electrolytes concentration, Neonatal surgery

Abstract

Duodenal diaphragm is an unusual cause of upper intestinal obstruction. We present here a neonate with duodenal diaphragm who presented with features of metabolic alkalosis. Further, an algorithm of management of metabolic alkalosis in a newborn is suggested.

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Published

2014-10-10

How to Cite

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Passariello A, Maddalena Y, Malamisura M, Rojo S, Aragione N, Iaccarino E, Franco G, Giliberti P. Metabolic Alkalosis resulting from a Congenital Duodenal Diaphragm. J Neonatal Surg [Internet]. 2014Oct.10 [cited 2021Feb.25];3(4):J Neonat Surg. 2014; 3(4):48. Available from: https://jneonatalsurg.com/ojs/index.php/jns/article/view/138