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Segmental dilatation of ileum associated with anterior thoracolumbar meningomyelocele and bilateral undescended testes.

Raj P, Sarin YK - APSP J Case Rep (2015)

Bottom Line: There has been no reported association between these two clinical entities.Preoperative diagnoses were partial cecal volvulus and duplication cyst.At operation, SDI along with AMC was found.

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Affiliation: Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, and associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi.

ABSTRACT
Segmental dilatation of ileum (SDI) is a rare clinical entity and so is anterior thoracic meningomyelocele (AMC). There has been no reported association between these two clinical entities. We hereby report a very rare presentation of these two in a 4 year old boy who presented with swelling in the right lower abdomen. Preoperative diagnoses were partial cecal volvulus and duplication cyst. At operation, SDI along with AMC was found.

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Figure 2: SDI, inset showing resected SDI with Meckel’s diverticulum.
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Figure 2: Figure 2: SDI, inset showing resected SDI with Meckel’s diverticulum.


Segmental dilatation of ileum associated with anterior thoracolumbar meningomyelocele and bilateral undescended testes.

Raj P, Sarin YK - APSP J Case Rep (2015)

Figure 2: SDI, inset showing resected SDI with Meckel’s diverticulum.
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Figure 2: Figure 2: SDI, inset showing resected SDI with Meckel’s diverticulum.
Bottom Line: There has been no reported association between these two clinical entities.Preoperative diagnoses were partial cecal volvulus and duplication cyst.At operation, SDI along with AMC was found.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, and associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi.

ABSTRACT
Segmental dilatation of ileum (SDI) is a rare clinical entity and so is anterior thoracic meningomyelocele (AMC). There has been no reported association between these two clinical entities. We hereby report a very rare presentation of these two in a 4 year old boy who presented with swelling in the right lower abdomen. Preoperative diagnoses were partial cecal volvulus and duplication cyst. At operation, SDI along with AMC was found.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus