Small bowel (small intestine)
Congenital anomalies

Topic Completed: 1 August 2012

Revised: 8 March 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Omphalocele[TIAB] small bowel

Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Cite this page: Gulwani H. Omphalocele. website. Accessed November 18th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Infant born with herniated abdominal contents into ventral membranous sac because abdominal musculature fails to form
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Ruptured omphalocele

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