Noncommunicating isolated enteric duplication cyst in childhood.

  title={Noncommunicating isolated enteric duplication cyst in childhood.},
  author={Punit Kumar Srivastava and Ajay Narayan Gangopadhyay and Vijayendra Kumar and Vijai Datta Upadhyaya and Shiv Prasad Sharma and Richa Jaiman and Zaheer Hasan},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={44 7},
Duplications of the alimentary tract are spherical or tubular structures lined by epithelium similar to intestine that are firmly attached to or share the wall of the alimentary tract and have a common blood supply with the adjacent segment of the bowel. Completely isolated duplication cysts are an extremely rare variety of gastrointestinal duplications with their own exclusive blood supply and do not communicate with the intestine. There are only 4 cases reported in the English literature-3 in… CONTINUE READING


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