How to Handle Hernias: A Pediatric Expert’s Guide to Emergencies Versus Wait-and-See’s

Here’s help with distinguishing hernias from hydroceles and knowing when delaying the repair is wise. Pediatric surgeon Aaron R. Jensen, MD, FACS, FAAP, offers a straightforward diagnostic method, surprising tips on imaging, and the evidence on anesthesia’s risks and long-term repercussions for the very young.

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Aaron Jensen, M.D., MEd, FACS, FAAP

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Assistant Professor of Surgery, Associate Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship

Aaron R. Jensen, M.D., M.Ed., is Assistant Professor at UCSF, Associate Director of the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, and Associate Trauma Medical Director at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. He was trained at the University of ...

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