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ALLMedicine™ Meckel Diverticulum Center

Research & Reviews  103 results

Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Child: Is It a Meckel Diverticulum?
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Liu J, Yu Y et. al.

Jan 31st, 2023 - Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Child: Is It a Meckel Diverticulum?|2023|Liu J,Yu Y,Ji R,Zuo X,|diagnosis,diagnostic imaging,etiology,

Meckel diverticulum scintigraphy: technique, findings and diagnostic pitfalls.
Pediatric Radiology; Aboughalia HA, Cheeney SHE et. al.

Nov 4th, 2022 - Meckel diverticulum, the most common congenital anomaly of the gastrointestinal tract, results from the aberrant involution of the omphalomesenteric duct and accounts for more than 50% of unexplained lower gastrointestinal bleeding in the pediatri...

Small Bowel Congenital Anomalies: A Review and Update.
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Morris G, Kennedy A

Oct 10th, 2022 - The small intestine is a complex organ system that is vital to the life of the individual. There are several congenital anomalies that occur and present most commonly in infancy; however, some may not present until adulthood. Most congenital anoma...

Meckel diverticulum in the pediatric population: Patient presentation and performance o...
Clinical Imaging; McDonald JS, Horst KK et. al.

Aug 21st, 2022 - To determine the most common presentations of Meckel diverticulum (MD) in children and the performance of imaging modalities in prospective diagnosis. A 28-year retrospective review was performed of children under 18 years of age with MD listed as...

Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome: more than meets the eye.
Journal of Medical Genetics; Reis LM, Maheshwari M et. al.

Jul 27th, 2022 - Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome (ARS) is characterised by typical anterior segment anomalies, with or without systemic features. The discovery of causative genes identified ARS subtypes with distinct phenotypes, but our understanding is incomplete, compl...

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Guidelines  1 results

SNMMI and EANM practice guideline for meckel diverticulum scintigraphy 2.0.
Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology; Spottswood SE, Pfluger T et. al.

Jun 21st, 2014 - SNMMI and EANM practice guideline for meckel diverticulum scintigraphy 2.0.|2014|Spottswood SE,Pfluger T,Bartold SP,Brandon D,Burchell N,|diagnostic imaging,methods,diagnostic imaging,methods,

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News  1 results

7-Month-Old Boy With Abdominal Pain and Rectal Bleeding

Dec 17th, 2015 - Most intussusceptions are idiopathic; only 2%-8% of cases are caused by an underlying disease or condition that creates a pathologic lead point for the intussusception.[2] Although the cause of intussusception is unknown in 90%-95% of children, a ...

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