1308
Table of Contents > Health Dictionary > Intestinal atresia

Intestinal atresia

An obliteration of the lumen of the small intestine, with the ileum involved in 50% of cases and the jejunum and duodenum next in frequency; most frequent cause of intestinal obstruction in the newborn; etiology may be related to a failure of recanalization during early development or to some impairment of blood supply during intrauterine life.
Healthy Living Marketplace
Renew Life
Lily of the Desert
Now Food
Nutribiotic
Wakunaga of America
North American Herb & Spice