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Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Symptoms & Treatment

27 June, 2016
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Congenital diaphragmatic hernia is the condition where there is a presence of an abnormal opening in the diaphragm, the muscles that help in the breathing process. Children having this condition require regular checkups with an experienced pediatrician. Typically, hernia in children are congenital but can be cured. In a child having a congenital diaphragmatic hernia, …

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C-Section FAQ

14 February, 2015
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What is Caesarean birth (C –Section)? A caesarean birth (C-section) is a surgical procedure to deliver a baby by making an incision (cut) in the front wall of the mother’s abdomen & her uterus. When is C –Section necessary? C-sections are recommended for women who carry high risk pregnancy, that is, the pregnancy in which …