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Bowel loops noted outside abdomen.
It can be distinguished from omphalocele because the latter would come through the umbilicus and also usually smaller.
~14% of the time, gastroschisis is misdiagnosed as omphalocele therefore doing unnecessary amniocentesis (as associated congenital abnormalities are more common in omphalocele and raised AFP would indicate amniocentesis).