Cary Sauer

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Gastrointestinal Emergencies: Intestinal Atresia (esophageal, pyloric, duodenal, jejunal, ileal)

Also known as: Intestinal Atresia (Esophageal, Duodenal, Jejunal, Ileal) Related conditions: Esophageal Atresia, Duodenal Atresia, Jejunal Atresia, Ileal Atresia Continue Reading 1. Description of the problem Intestinal atresia refers to a complete obstruction of a hollow viscus lumen and can occur at any location in the GI tract. It may be diagnosed prenatally on ultrasound,…

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