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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 275-278

Situs inversus in association with duodenal atresia


Department of Surgery, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile-Ife, PMB 5538 Osun State, Nigeria

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Ademola Olusegun Talabi
Deptartmet of Surgery, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, ILE IFE
Nigeria
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DOI: 10.4103/0189-6725.120896

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Situs inversus in association with duodenal atresia is very rare. A high index of suspicion coupled with appropriate evaluation is necessary for diagnosis and operative planning. We report a case of a 5-day-old who presented with duodenal atresia associated with polysplenia and situs inversus with a review of the medical literature.


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