Two cases of left-sided gastroschisis: review of the literature


In gastroschisis, the opening is almost always to the right of the umbilicus, although eight cases of left-sided gastroschisis have been reported in the literature. We encountered two additional cases of left-sided gastroschisis. One was treated successfully, but the another child died. We report the present two these two cases and a review of the literature.

DOI: 10.1007/s00383-004-1181-z

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@article{Yoshioka2004TwoCO, title={Two cases of left-sided gastroschisis: review of the literature}, author={Hayato Yoshioka and Kazunori Aoyama and Yukari Iwamura and Takashi Muguruma}, journal={Pediatric Surgery International}, year={2004}, volume={20}, pages={472-473} }