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Congenital mixed hiatus hernia in a neonate
  1. S Chandrasekar,
  2. R J Welch,
  3. H Watson
  1. Department of Neonatology, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Shrewsbury, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Chandrasekar
    c/o Dr Welch, Department of Neonatology, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury SY3 8XQ, UK; drschandrasekar{at}yahoo.com

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A 36 hour old female infant born after an uneventful pregnancy and labour presented with a history of vomiting fresh blood after each breast feed. Examination revealed a small for dates, dehydrated, and jaundiced infant. Initial investigations revealed polycythaemia, thrombocytopenia, and raised serum creatinine. Coagulation, infection, and metabolic screens were unremarkable. A renal ultrasound scan excluded renal …

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