Ultrasonographic detection of intrauterine intussusception resulting in ileal atresia complicated by meconium peritonitis

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 A neonate with ileal atresia (IA) complicated by meconium peritonitis (MP) whose prenatal ultrasonography (US) detected an intrauterine intussusception (IUI) is reported. Fetal ascites, dilated bowel loops, and abdominal calcifications were identified on serial US from 25 weeks of gestation. Intestinal loops with high echogenecity and a “target-like… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003830050011

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@article{Shimotake2000UltrasonographicDO, title={Ultrasonographic detection of intrauterine intussusception resulting in ileal atresia complicated by meconium peritonitis}, author={Takeharu Shimotake and Sae Go and Tomoki Tsuda and Naomi Iwai}, journal={Pediatric Surgery International}, year={2000}, volume={16}, pages={43-44} }