INFANTILE HYPERTROPHIC PYLORIC STENOSIS AT KWAZULU - NATAL

Peter Saula, Larry Hadley

Abstract


AIM: To review the incidence, management and outcome of infants with IHPS at IALCH, Kwazulu-Natal Province.

Specific Objectives:

1. To describe the socio-demographic characteristics of infants with IHPS.

2.  To describe the pattern of presentation of infants with IHPS.

3. To describe the treatment options offered to infants with IHPS.

4. To determine the outcome of management and some of the factors associated with various outcomes.