Meckel's diverticulum in Crohn's disease.

Abstract

Meckel's diverticulum is a congenital abnormality of the distal ileum associated with failed vitelline duct closure. Detailed pathological studies have estimated its frequency to be about 2% of the general population, and it has been anecdotally recorded in patients with Crohn's disease. Most patients with Crohn's disease have imaging studies of the small… (More)

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