Duodenal Perforation in a Neonate: An Unusual Presentation and Analysis of the Cause
Keywords:Duodenal perforation, Neonate
Duodenal perforation in neonates is a rare surgical emergency. In the cases reported, most perforations are localised to the anterior duodenum and a few at posterior aspect. We present a case of duodenal perforation in the second part of the duodenum in a 26-day-old healthy male neonate.
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Al Omran Y, Anwar MO, Al-Hindi S. Duodenal Perforation in a Neonate: An Unusual Presentation and Analysis of the Cause. J Neonatal Surg [Internet]. 2015Mar.25 [cited 2023May28];4(2):J Neonat Surg. 2015; 4(2):19. Available from: https://www.jneonatalsurg.com/ojs/index.php/jns/article/view/172
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