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Case 26 

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Case 26
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Ellen Chung

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199758968.003.0026
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date: 23 March 2019

Newborn with abdominal distention and bilious emesis.

The supine radiograph of the abdomen (left) demonstrates multiple, dilated tubular loops of bowel indicating distal obstruction.

The contrast enema (right) shows a microcolon and abrupt termination of the contrast column at the site of bowel discontinuity in the ileum (arrow) with no contrast filling of the air-filled, dilated proximal bowel....

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