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Intestinal malrotation

DA: 59




Developmental anomaly information

Definition: Congenital malformations of intestinal fixation(rotation): Many authors define intestinal malrotation as intestinal nonrotation or incomplete rotation around the superior mesenteric artery (SMA). It involves anomalies of intestinal fixation as well. Interruption of typical intestinal rotation and fixation during fetal development can occur at a wide range of locations, and this leads to a variety of both acute and chronic presentations of disease.


Synonyms:

  • intestinal malrotation, intestinal nonrotation, incomplete intestinal rotation, anomalies of intestinal fixation


Developmental anomaly parent: (empty)

Topology: Human body > Abdomen > Digestive tube > Small intestine

System: Human body > Digestive system > Small intestine

Developmental anomaly category: Malformation

Case records MDB5, MDB10, MDB100, MDB122, MDB125, MDB136, MDB379, MDB391, MDB402, MDB475, MDB477, MDB504, MDB516, MDB534, MDB301, MDB399
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Humpath: 7663

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Last modified: 2008-12-12 17:12:49 by farideh

Created: 2008-02-25 01:00:00 by phsaw



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