Peculiar type 1 congenital pyloric atresia: a case report.

Lorenzo Nanni, Enrico Zecca, Mirta Corsello, Claudio Pintus, S.:. Zecca

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Abstract

Pyloric atresia (PA) is a very rare condition. Its incidence is approximately 1 in 100,000 newborns and constitutes about 1% of all intestinal atresias. We describe the neonatal course of a peculiar case of type 1 pyloric atresia, in which the pyloric membrane was connected to a second duodenal membrane through a virtual duodenal lumen in a premature newborn. The atypical variant required an unusual side to side gastroduodenostomy. We emphasize the importance of a prompt diagnosis to avoid potentially fatal complications and to warrant a good outcome even in the presence of a strange form of PA in the neonatal period.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)N/A-N/A
Numero di pagine6
RivistaTHE ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
Stato di pubblicazionePubblicato - 2010

Keywords

  • pyloric atresia

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