Purpose An early diagnosis of ovarian torsion is sometimes difficult due to variable clinical symptoms and non-specific imaging findings. We retrospectively reviewed patients with pediatric ovarian masses manifesting torsion. Methods Fifty-eight ovarian masses (55 episodes) in 49 non-neonatal patients treated
Objective Patella fractures in children are rare, with an incidence of less than 1% of all pediatric fractures. Literature describes different surgical techniques and outcomes, but there is not a specified superior technique for children. The aim of this study
Background This study evaluates the validity of Alvarado Score in predicting disease severity and the development of postoperative complications in pediatric appendicitis. Methods This is a retrospective, bicentered study on pediatric patients with emergency appendicectomy performed from 2006 to 2016.