Duodenal duplication with bile duct obstruction and keratinaceous casts

M. A. Skinner, J. L. Grosfeld

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Abstract

We report an unusual case of duodenal duplication presenting in a newborn with duodenal and bile duct obstruction. The duplication and biliary tract were filled with keratinaceous casts. To our knowledge, such an association has not been previously reported; this case demonstrates the importance of confirming bile duct patency during operations to remove duodenal duplications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)392-393
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Surgery International
Volume11
Issue number5-6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 1996

Keywords

  • Biliary obstruction
  • Duodenum
  • Duplication
  • Keratin
  • Neonatal

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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