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How does ecmo help with congenital diaphragmatic hernias?

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Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Rest

Ecmo allows the lungs to heal and grow as they expand once the diaphragmatic hernia is repaired.

In brief: Rest

Ecmo allows the lungs to heal and grow as they expand once the diaphragmatic hernia is repaired.
Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
Dr. Evelyn Hurvitz
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Dr. Nasiruddin Mansury
Pediatrics - Neonatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: ECMO

Ecmo allows rest to the lung to recover from high pressures, imporves pulmonary hypertension, and helps the baby to convert from fetal circulation to normal circulation.

In brief: ECMO

Ecmo allows rest to the lung to recover from high pressures, imporves pulmonary hypertension, and helps the baby to convert from fetal circulation to normal circulation.
Dr. Nasiruddin Mansury
Dr. Nasiruddin Mansury
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