Gastro-intestinal infections

Appendicitis Surgical prophylaxis

For surgical antibiotic prophylaxis recommendations refer to CHQ-GDL-01064 CHQ Paediatric surgical antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines

Appendicitis UNCOMPLICATED (e.g. no perforation)

Appendicitis COMPLICATED (e.g. perforation, appendiceal collection, abscess); Peritonitis or Necrotising enterocolitis

Intra-abdominal infection (including Necrotising enterocolitis or peritonitis)

Peritonitis in a paediatric peritoneal dialysis patient (CAPD)

Cholangitis

Clostridium Difficile infection

Salmonellosis in Children (non-typhoidal)

Pinworms

Giardiasis