Segmental dilatation of the ileum accompanying hypoproteinemia


Elemen L., Inanc D., Oz F., Erdogan E.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, cilt.43, sa.7, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Purpose: Segmental intestinal dilatation (SID) is a rare pathologic finding, which causes intestinal obstruction in newborn period and gastrointestinal bleeding, anemia, abdominal pain, malabsorption, and growth failure in older children. We present a case of SID causing hypoproteinemia.