Laparoscopic treatment of a duodenal atresia in a newborn
Epublication WebSurg.com, May 2010;10(05). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2953
Duodenal atresia is one of the more common intestinal anomalies treated by pediatric surgeons, occurring 1 in 2,500-5,000 live births. The treatment is surgical and consists of duodeno-duodenostomy in the newborn period. This video shows the laparoscopic treatment of this congenital anomaly.