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Unusual content of omphalocele: a congenital mature cystic teratoma of falciform ligament of the liver.
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PMID:  21499881     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Omphalocele is a congenital midline abdominal wall defect that results in herniation of intraabdominal contents covered by a lining of peritoneum and amnion. The severity of the defect often ranges from a minor herniation of the umbilical cord to a significant protrusion that includes large proportions of intestine and liver. We report unusual content of omphalocele that is congenital mature cystic teratoma of falciform ligament of liver which was confirmed by histopathology. This is a very uncommon entity and not described in world literature.
Authors:
Punit Kumar Srivastava; A N Gangopadhyay; D K Gupta; S P Sharma; Vijayendra Kumar
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-4-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric surgery international     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1437-9813     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-4-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8609169     Medline TA:  Pediatr Surg Int     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgery IMS, BHU, Varanasi, 221005, UP, India, contact2ps@rediffmail.com.
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