Large Gastric Perforation in Carmi Syndrome: A Morbid Complication in a Rare Association

M Joshi, L Krishnan, S Kuruvila

Abstract


The association between epidermolysis bullosa (EB) and congenital pyloric atresia (CPA) named Carmi Syndrome is rare. We report unusual and morbid complication of gastric perforation resulting in peritonitis in a preterm neonate born with Carmi Syndrome.


Keywords


Epidermolysis bullosa, Congenital pyloric atresia, Carmi syndrome, Gastric perforation

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v1i4.14

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