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What is Atresia of small intestine?

What is Atresia of small intestine?

  • Atresia of small intestine: A rare birth defect where developmental abnormalities result in a part of the small intestine being completely absent or blocked.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Atresia of small intestine as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Atresia of small intestine: Introduction

Types of Atresia of small intestine:

Broader types of Atresia of small intestine:

What causes Atresia of small intestine?

Causes of Atresia of small intestine: see causes of Atresia of small intestine

What are the symptoms of Atresia of small intestine?

Symptoms of Atresia of small intestine: see symptoms of Atresia of small intestine

Atresia of small intestine: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Atresia of small intestine.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Atresia of small intestine.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Atresia of small intestine: Medical Geneticist, Pediatrician, Gastroenterologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Atresia of small intestine.
Treatments for Atresia of small intestine: see treatments for Atresia of small intestine

Name and Aliases of Atresia of small intestine

Main name of condition: Atresia of small intestine

Other names or spellings for Atresia of small intestine:

Small intestine atresia, Congenital atresia of the small intestine

 

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