A, erect x-ray film of the abdomen demonstrates greater than aquot;thumb-sizedaquot; loops of intestine with multiple air-fluid levels. ... The proximal jejunum is the site of atresia in 31% of cases, distal jejunum 20% , proximal ileum 13%, and distal ileum 36%. ... This has been the classification used most extensively throughout the literature, particularly in the large reviews.20 56 In evaluating 559 ... Another unusual group of patients are those with aquot;apple-peelaquot; atresia or aquot;Christmas-treeaquot; deformity.
|Author||:||Kenneth J. Welch|
|Publisher||:||Year Book Medical Pub - 1986|