Duodenal Atresia

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Duodenal Atresia

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The terms "Duodenal Atresia" returned 20 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cholangitis and choledocholithiasis after repair of duodenal atresia: a case report.
 

Author(s): Atia Zaka-ur-Rab, Zeeba Zaka-ur-Rab, Rehan Fareed, Intezar Ahmed

Journal: Acta Med Iran. 2011 ;49(4):269-74.

 

Cholelithiasis is a rare but known complication of surgery for duodenal atresia. Occurrence of choledocholithiasis as sequelae of duodenoduodenostomy is still rarer. Biliary stasis resulting from compression of common bile duct due to periductal fibrosis may predispose to gallstone ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2011

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Laparoscopic repair of duodenal atresia: revisited.
 

Author(s): David C van der Zee

Journal: World J Surg. 2011 Aug;35(8):1781-4.

 

Since the initial reports of laparoscopic repair of duodenal atresia in neonates, further reports have been scant. Could this be because of unacceptable rates of complications, like anastomotic leakage, as mentioned in later reports? In the present study the laparoscopic repair of ...

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2011

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Should we be concerned about jejunoileal atresia during repair of duodenal atresia?
 

Author(s): Shawn D St Peter, Danny C Little, Katherine A Barsness, Daniel R Copeland, Casey M Calkins, Suzanne Yoder, Steve S Rothenberg, Saleem Islam, Kuojen Tsao, Daniel J Ostlie

Journal: J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2010 Nov;20(9):773-5.

 

During repair for duodenal atresia, it has been emphasized that inspection of the small bowel to identify a second atresia is required. The laparoscopic approach for repair of duodenal atresia has been criticized for its limitation to perform this step. Given that duodenal atresia ...

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2010

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The terms "Duodenal Atresia" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Situs inversus in association with duodenal atresia.
 

Author(s): Ademola Olusegun Talabi, Oludayo Adedapo Sowande, Adebayo Gbenga Tanimola, Olusanya Adejuyigbe

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;10(3):275-8.

 

Situs inversus in association with duodenal atresia is very rare. A high index of suspicion coupled with appropriate evaluation is necessary for diagnosis and operative planning. We report a case of a 5-day-old who presented with duodenal atresia associated with polysplenia and situs ...

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2013

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Prenatal diagnosis of a rare sonographic appearance of duodenal atresia: report of 2 cases and literature review.
 

Author(s): Gali Pariente, Danielle Landau, Micha Aviram, Reli Hershkovitz

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Nov;31(11):1829-33.

 

We report 2 cases of a rare sonographic appearance of duodenal atresia. The first was associated with severe hydramnios and a small, centrally located stomach. After birth due to recurrent pneumonia, bronchoscopy revealed a type 4 laryngotracheoesophageal cleft. The second case had ...

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2012

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Second trimester prenatal findings in duodenal and esophageal atresia without tracheoesophageal fistula.
 

Author(s): J A Estroff, R B Parad, J C Share, B R Benacerraf

Journal: J Ultrasound Med. 1994 May;13(5):375-9.

 

The combination of duodenal atresia and esophageal atresia without tracheoesophageal fistula leads to a closed loop of bowel involving the distal esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. Prenatally, this association of anomalies is visualized as a characteristic dilated C-shaped fluid collection ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 1994

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