At pranaam hospitals the department of paediatrics surgery deals with the surgery of fetuses, infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
Common pediatric diseases that may require pediatric surgery include
- Congenital malformations: lymphangioma, cleft lip and palate, esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula, hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, intestinal atresia, necrotizing enterocolitis, meconium plugs, Hirschsprung’s disease, imperforate anus, undescended testes
- Abdominal wall defects: omphalocele, gastroschisis, hernias
- Chest wall deformities: pectus excavatum
- Childhood tumors: like neuroblastoma, Wilms’ tumor, rhabdomyosarcoma, Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (ATRT), liver tumors, teratomas
Highly qualified and experienced team of doctors who are well versed in handling the young individuals, attend to them round the clock