Jejunal Windsock Deformity: A Rare Cause of Incomplete Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction

Vijai Datta Upadhyaya, Basant Kumar, Amrit Gupta, Kirti Naranje, Anita Singh

Abstract


Incomplete intestinal obstruction due to windsock web of the jejunum is uncommonly notice in neonates. We present a male neonate, prenatally suspected case of proximal bowel obstruction, who was found to have features of incomplete intestinal obstruction due to windsock deformity in jejunum. The difficulty in the diagnosis and management is discussed along with relevant literature review.


Keywords


Windsock deformity; Jejunal web; Intestinal obstruction

Full Text:

PDF


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v5i4.384

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Copyright (c) 2016 Journal of Neonatal Surgery

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

The Journal of Neonatal Surgery has been indexed Google Scholar, NewJour, Open J-gate, Science Central, eDoctoronline, Ulrichsweb, Scirus, JournalTOCs, ResearchGate, Scribed, FreeJournalAct, Anoox, News-Digest, CORE.

EL-MED-Pub Publishers