Gastrointestinal tube stent plication in infants and children.

  title={Gastrointestinal tube stent plication in infants and children.},
  author={Jay L. Grosfeld and Donald R. Cooney and J F Csicsko},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  volume={110 5},
Twenty cases of intestinal obstruction in infants and children were managed by gastrointestinal tube stent plication. The mean age was 2.6 years, and ten patients were infants. Previous (often multiple) abdominal operations were performed in 18 patients with a variety of anomalies. Tube plication was used at initial operation in two neonates with… CONTINUE READING