Meckel's diverticulum in children.

P. C. Das, P. L. Rao, K. Radhakrishna

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Abstract

Twenty one surgically documented cases of Meckel's diverticulum in children treated at Kasturba Hospital, Manipal since 1981 are reviewed. Of them, 14 presented with intestinal obstruction, 2 with pain abdomen, 2 with Littre's hernia and 2 were found incidentally. Only one patient presented with gastrointestinal bleeding. The clinical profile of these patients is analyzed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)19-20
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Postgraduate Medicine
Volume38
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-1992

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Meckel Diverticulum
Intestinal Obstruction
Hernia
Abdomen
Hemorrhage
Pain

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Das, P. C., Rao, P. L., & Radhakrishna, K. (1992). Meckel's diverticulum in children. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine, 38(1), 19-20.
Das, P. C. ; Rao, P. L. ; Radhakrishna, K. / Meckel's diverticulum in children. In: Journal of Postgraduate Medicine. 1992 ; Vol. 38, No. 1. pp. 19-20.
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In: Journal of Postgraduate Medicine, Vol. 38, No. 1, 01.01.1992, p. 19-20.

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