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Congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in twins.

K Szmytkowska

Med Sci Monit 2000; 6(6): CS1179-1181

ID: 421205


The current report has been devoted to the presentation of the diagnosisand operative treatment of congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in monozygotic twins. Special attentionhas been paid to a number of theories aiming to explain the aetiology and the mechanisms contributingto the development of congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.

Keywords: Diseases in Twins, Humans, Hypertrophy, Infant, Male, Pyloric Stenosis, Twins, Monozygotic