Completely isolated enteric duplication cyst associated with a classic enterogenous duplication cyst.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital, New Delhi, India.
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons 04/2012; 17(2):68-70. DOI: 10.4103/0971-9261.93966
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ABSTRACT This report describes an 18-month-old boy with a completely isolated duplication cyst (CIDC) of the ileum associated with another classic enteric duplication cyst in the adjacent bowel and presenting as an acute abdomen due to torsion of the pedicle of the CIDC. Cysts excision was curative.

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