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345 Possible Causes for Meconium Ileus

  • Ileus

    What is meconium ileus?[] What are the symptoms of Meconium Ileus?[] Meconium ileus: Blockage of intestine due to abnormally thick meconium at the point where small bowel transitions to large bowel.[]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Fewer have meconium ileus, but more have distal intestinal obstruction syndrome.[] […] abnormal meconium in meconium ileus.[] Neonates may present with meconium ileus or, rarely, with other features such as anasarca.[]

  • Intestinal Obstruction

    BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: In the few studies on intestinal complications and growth of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with a history of meconium ileus (MI), operated MI has not been[] Children with meconium ileus had a higher rate of surgery for DIOS (15% vs. 2%, p 0.02).[] Meconium ileus was significantly more likely in DIOS than constipation (64.7% vs. 33.3%; P   0.038) and in complete than incomplete DIOS (100% vs. 57.1%; P   0.04).[]

  • Meconium Ileus

    Convert to ICD-10-CM : 277.01 converts directly to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E84.11 Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis Approximate Synonyms Cystic fibrosis w meconium ileus Cystic[] Survival at 1 year was 92% in patients with uncomplicated meconium ileus and 89% for those with complicated meconium ileus.[] The 1-year survival rate for simple meconium ileus was 81 per cent and for complicated meconium ileus 75 per cent.[]

  • Meconium Plug Syndrome

    Chapter First Online: 13 May 2014 Abstract Meconium plug syndrome, meconium ileus, and meconium ileus equivalent are conditions of gastrointestinal tract obstruction by thickened[] Abstract Abdominal plain films of 133 neonates, with 82 cases of meconium plug syndrome (MPS), 27 cases of meconium ileus (MI) and 24 cases of neonatal Hirschsprung's disease[] Meconium ileus.[]

  • Meconium Peritonitis

    The aetiology of meconium ileus is briefly discussed.[] Meconium peritonitis is an uncommon condition almost invariably associated with structural ileal obstruction or meconium ileus.[] Intra-operative findings were atresia (n 4), meconium ileus (n 6) and no obvious cause (n 1). Two children suffered fatal complications.[]

  • Recurrent Small Bowel Obstruction

    ileus ( E84.11 ) ischemic stricture of intestine ( K55.1 ) meconium ileus NOS ( P76.0 ) neonatal intestinal obstructions classifiable to P76.- obstruction of duodenum ( K31.5[] Gastrografin in acute meconium ileus equivalent. Arch Dis Child 1986; 61:1128-1130. [PubMed] Penketh AR, Wise A, Mearns MB, et al.[] J Pediatr Surg 39(11):1654–1657 PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar Johnson JA, Bush A, Buchdahl R (2010) Does presenting with meconium ileus affect the prognosis of children with[]

  • Apple Peel Small Intestinal Atresia

    It was suggested that meconium ileus can be followed by the volvulus of distended jejunum and give rise to atresia (6).[] The presence of meconium peritonitis should raise suspicion of meconium ileus and cystic fibrosis.[] Hence, a possibility of meconium ileus was considered clinically.[]

  • Atresia of Small Intestine

    The presence of meconium peritonitis should raise suspicion of meconium ileus and cystic fibrosis.[] ileus NOS (without cystic fibrosis) ( P76.0 ) Congenital absence, atresia and stenosis of small intestine Approximate Synonyms Congenital absence of small intestine Congenital[] Meconium ileus Approximately 10% of infants with cystic fibrosis developmeconium ileus; 80–90% of infants presenting with meconium ileus havecystic fibrosis. simple meconium[]

  • Intestinal Atresia

    An increased mortality is observed in multiple atresias (57%), apple peel atresia (71%), and when atresia is associated with meconium ileus (65%), meconium peritonitis (50%[] The presence of meconium peritonitis should raise suspicion of meconium ileus and cystic fibrosis.[] Duodenal atresia, atresias complicating meconium ileus, and those associated with gastroschisis were excluded.[]

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