JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.33, no.3, pp.525-528, 1998 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
split notochord syndrome, spina bifida, dorsal enteric fistula, DORSAL ENTERIC FISTULA
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
A case of split notochord syndrome associated with a prolapsed colostomylike dorsal enteric opening, a foreshortened colon, imperforate anus, and meningocele is presented. The surgical management of this disorder is discussed and available literature reviewed. The patient was successfully treated with a combined, single-stage surgical correction. Copyright (C) 1998 by W.B. Saunders Company.