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Prolapse of bowel via patent vitello intestinal duct-a rare occurrence.
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PMID:  20556449     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
This report describes the presentation of prolapse of small bowel through the patent omphalomesenteric or vitello intestinal duct in a child. In spite of diagnosing the anomaly earlier, there was delay in surgical intervention that led to prolapse of the small bowel through patent remnants, which was life threatening. The patient presented to us with questionable viability of prolapsed bowel. Early surgery is recommended for this entity. As this is a very rare occurrence, it is being reported with a brief review of the relevant literature.
S Singh; A Pandey; I Ahmed; J D Rawat; A Sharma; N K Srivastava
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-06-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hernia : the journal of hernias and abdominal wall surgery     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1248-9204     ISO Abbreviation:  Hernia     Publication Date:  2011 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-28     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9715168     Medline TA:  Hernia     Country:  France    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  567-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatric Surgery, CSMMU (Erstwhile King George's Medical University), Lucknow, 226003, India.
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