Incomplete rotation and fixation of intestine during embryogenesis during transition from extracolonic position during week 10 of gestation
Poor weight gain
>1 yr: Abdominal pain followed by bilious emesis
Early recognition of child with acute abdomen
Prompt treatment of acidosis and shock
Prompt referral to appropriate facility
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29980002 Congenital malrotation of intestine (disorder)
25617003 Congenital duodenal ob...
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