The neonatal duodenal windsock web — A case report and description of a new technique for its operative excision
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Duodenal obstruction in the neonate may be caused by an intraluminal diaphram or socalled windsock web. This can present special technical difficulties at operation. This report of a case describes a new technique in the surgical treatment of such a web.
KeywordsFoley Catheter Inflated Balloon Duodenal Obstruction Duodenal Atresia Intestinal Atresia
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