Long-term follow up of a case of severe congenital chloride diarrhoea

@article{Vermeylen1988LongtermFU,
  title={Long-term follow up of a case of severe congenital chloride diarrhoea},
  author={Dani{\`e}le Vermeylen and Sophie Godart and Marcelo Moretto and Frauke Janssen and Jean Marie Bouton},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={1988},
  volume={147},
  pages={649-652}
}
A patient with congenital chloride diarrhoea (CCD) is reported. The diagnosis on the 5th day of life was based on the watery stools with characteristic ionic composition. The neonate presented with abdominal distension necessitating laparotomy on day 1, followed by transverse colostomy on day 3, owing to persistent abdominal swelling. Total parenteral… CONTINUE READING