Presentation and management of late-onset duodenomegaly in a teenager with chronic obstruction from malrotation

Andrew Russ, Anthony C. Chin*, N. Elizabeth Terry, Lisa P. Abramson, Srikumar Pillai

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Abstract

Anomalies of intestinal rotation typically present in infancy and early childhood. The diagnosis in older children and adults may be vague and delayed. We discuss a case and management of a patient with late-onset duodenomegaly with chronic obstruction from malrotation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e21-e24
JournalJournal of pediatric surgery
Volume43
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2008

Keywords

  • Duodenal obstruction
  • Duodenal tapering
  • Duodenomegaly
  • Duodenum
  • Malrotation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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