Spontaneous duodenal perforation in a newborn.

Anindya Chattopadhyay, Yoganagendhar, Vijaykumar, Rishavdeb Patra

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A full-term 4-day-old male baby presented with spontaneous duodenal perforation into the lesser sac. Exploration revealed a perforation in the posteromedial wall of the second portion of the duodenum. The perforation was closed and the baby recovered uneventfully.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalIndian Journal of Gastroenterology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-03-2002
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Gastroenterology

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Chattopadhyay, A., Yoganagendhar, Vijaykumar, & Patra, R. (2002). Spontaneous duodenal perforation in a newborn. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 21(2).