Polysplenia and jejunal atresia with agenesis of the dorsal mesentery.
Polysplenia syndrome has been well described. It is associated with gastrointestinal atresia in patients with situs inversus abdominus; however, it appears that this case represents the first occurrence of polysplenia with jejunal atresia having agenesis of the dorsal mesentery and partial situs inversus abdominus.
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Barber, G. A., Whalen, T. V., & Moore, G. (1989). Polysplenia and jejunal atresia with agenesis of the dorsal mesentery. Journal of pediatric surgery, 24(11), 1161. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-3468(89)80105-8
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery