Small intestinal atresia in a defined population: occurrence, prenatal diagnosis and survival.

@article{Hemming2007SmallIA,
  title={Small intestinal atresia in a defined population: occurrence, prenatal diagnosis and survival.},
  author={Victoria Hemming and Judith Rankin},
  journal={Prenatal diagnosis},
  year={2007},
  volume={27 13},
  pages={1205-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the prevalence, associated anomalies, prenatal diagnosis, and survival of cases of congenital small intestinal atresia (SIA). METHOD Data were extracted from the Northern Congenital Abnormality Survey (NorCAS) for cases delivered during 1991 to 2001. RESULTS A total of 99 cases of SIA were notified from 372 717 registered births. Twenty-five (25.8%) SIA cases were associated with a chromosomal anomaly. Of the 72 SIA cases with normal karyotype, 18 (25%) were associated… CONTINUE READING
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