Duodenal atresia

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

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Vomiting.

Patient Data

Age: 2 days
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

"Double bubble" sign of duodenal atresia. There is no gas seen distally within the small or large bowel.

Case Discussion:

This patient had an antenatal diagnosis of duodenal atresia. This can be associated with other conditions that can have features on x-ray:

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Case Information:

rID: 40953
Diagnostic certainty: Almost Certain
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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