Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani H. Gastroschisis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/smallbowelgastroschisis.html. Accessed May 24th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Congenital defect characterized by defect in anterior abdominal wall through which abdominal contents freely protrude (Wikipedia: Gastroschisis [Accessed 9 February 2018])
- Associated with younger mothers, alcohol and tobacco use, ibuprofen use during pregnancy (eMedicine: Gastroschisis Imaging [Accessed 9 February 2018], eMedicine: Pediatric Omphalocele and Gastroschisis [Accessed 9 February 2018])