An Epigastric Heteropagus Twin with Ruptured Giant Omphalocele

Authors

  • Sajid Hameed Dar Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore
  • Naeem Liaqat Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore
  • Javaid Iqbal PGR Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore
  • Tariq Latif Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore
  • Asif Iqbal Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47338/jns.v3.87

Keywords:

Twin, Heteropagus, Omphalocoele, Epigastric

Abstract

We present a case of heteropagus twins attached to the epigastric region. The neonate also had ruptured giant omphalocoele with most of gut and liver lying outside the abdominal cavity. Patient had uneventful surgery for separation of twins and repair of ruptured omphalocoele.

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Author Biographies

Sajid Hameed Dar, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Head of department, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Naeem Liaqat, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

PGR Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Javaid Iqbal, PGR Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

PGR Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Tariq Latif, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Assisstant Professor, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

Asif Iqbal, Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

PGR Paediatric Surgery Department, Services Hoapital, Lahore

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Published

2014-04-09

How to Cite

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Dar SH, Liaqat N, Iqbal J, Latif T, Iqbal A. An Epigastric Heteropagus Twin with Ruptured Giant Omphalocele. J Neonatal Surg [Internet]. 2014Apr.9 [cited 2021Sep.21];3(2):J Neonat Surg. 2014; 3(2):23. Available from: https://www.jneonatalsurg.com/ojs/index.php/jns/article/view/87