Cystic Duplication of Ileum Causing Intestinal Obstruction in a Newborn Child

O. K. Slepov, V. P. Soroka, M. Y. Migur, S. I. Kurinnyi, G. V. Golopapa


Intestinal cystic duplication is rather rare vital abnormality manifesting in several clinical presentations. Clinical case of successful treatment of ileal cystic duplication is described. It manifested in low intestinal obstruction in a newborn child.


small intestine cystic duplication; intestinal obstruction; newborn child.

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