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Intestinal atresia

Introduction: Intestinal atresia

Description of Intestinal atresia

Intestinal atresia: Congenital obliteration of the lumen of the intestine, with the ILEUM involved in 50% of the cases and the JEJUNUM and DUODENUM following in frequency. It is the most frequent cause of INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION in NEWBORNS. (From Stedman, 25th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Intestinal atresia: Related Topics

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Terms Similar to Intestinal atresia:

  • Atresia, Intestinal

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Intestinal atresia

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Intestinal atresia

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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