Fetal meconium peritonitis; issues in prenatal diagnosis and postnatal outcome

A. Jayavardhanna, Kamath Nutan

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Abstract

Diagnosis of meconium peritonitis (MP) in the prenatal period is a rare event. The reports of prenatal diagnosis and postnatal follow up of MP are limited in number. We report analysis of five such cases, which would serve as a reminder that many of these can be managed effectively and prenatal counseling needs to take this fact into account.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)84-89
Number of pages6
JournalPerinatology
Volume7
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-03-2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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