JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.39, no.8, pp.1188-1193, 2004 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
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Background/Purpose: Caustic esophageal burn is a serious problem in pediatric surgery. Even though many clinical and experimental studies had been performed, the complication rate could not be reduced to a satisfying level. In this study, the authors evaluated the effects of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy in caustic esophageal burn in-rats.