Meconium ileus

Known as: ileus meconium, ILEUS, MECONIUM, Meconium ileus of newborn 
Small intestinal obstruction that results from the impaction of thick meconium in the distal small intestine.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
Cystic fibrosis (CF) pigs develop disease with features remarkably similar to those in people with CF, including exocrine… (More)
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2012
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2012
Variants associated with meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis were identified in 3,763 affected individuals by genome-wide… (More)
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2012
2012
Meconium ileus, intestinal obstruction in the newborn, is caused in most cases by CFTR mutations modulated by yet-unidentified… (More)
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2008
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2008
Almost two decades after CFTR was identified as the gene responsible for cystic fibrosis (CF), we still lack answers to many… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE This study was pursued as an extension of a randomized clinical investigation of neonatal screening for cystic fibrosis… (More)
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1994
1994
Seven full-term infants with aganglionosis extending into the small bowel presented with clinical, radiological, and operative… (More)
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1992
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1992
Cystic fibrosis results from defects in the gene encoding a cyclic adenosine monophosphate-dependent chloride ion channel known… (More)
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1989
1989
We set out to determine if the clinical course or genetic profiles of patients with cystic fibrosis who had meconium ileus… (More)
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1986
1986
Twenty-five (37%) patients with cystic fibrosis attending our clinic have experienced acute meconium ileus equivalent. In one… (More)
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1981
1981
A recurrence rate for meconium ileus of 39% was found among C.F. affected siblings in a study of 488 families with at least one C… (More)
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