Small bowel (small intestine)
Congenital anomalies

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 February 2018, last major update August 2012

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PubMed Search: Omphalocele[TIAB] small bowel

Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Omphalocele. website. Accessed March 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Infant born with herniated abdominal contents into ventral membranous sac because abdominal musculature fails to form
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Ruptured omphalocele

Differential diagnosis
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