Clinical Fact of Rectal Duplication with gastric heterotopy

  • S Atmani
  • S Boujraf
  • L Chater
  • K Khattala
  • M Rami
  • M Maaroufi
  • A Afifi
  • M Hida
  • Y Bouabdallah
Keywords: duplication, rectal, MRI, surgery


Enteric duplication could occur through the entire alimentary tract. A case of rectal duplication cyst with heterotopic gastric mucosa in a chid is described. MRI scan is shown useful in the diagnosis of the duplication. The treatment is the complete local resection of the rectal duplication.

Keywords: duplication, rectal, MRI, surgery

> African Journal of Paediatric Surgery Vol. 3 (2) 2006: pp. 83-85

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