Intestinal atresia and stenosis: a 25-year experience with 277 cases.

@article{Vecchia1998IntestinalAA,
  title={Intestinal atresia and stenosis: a 25-year experience with 277 cases.},
  author={L K Dalla Vecchia and Jay L. Grosfeld and Karen W. West and Frederick J. Rescorla and L R Tres Scherer and Scott A Engum},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={133 5},
  pages={490-6; discussion 496-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the causes, clinical presentation, diagnosis, operative management, postoperative care, and outcome in infants with intestinal atresia. DESIGN Retrospective case series. SETTING Pediatric tertiary care teaching hospital. PATIENTS A population-based sample of 277 neonates with intestinal atresia and stenosis treated from July 1, 1972, through April 30, 1997. The level of obstruction was duodenal in 138 infants, jejunoileal in 128, and colonic in 21. Of the 277… CONTINUE READING
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