A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Types of Atresia

Colonic Atresia
Colonic Atresia

colonic atresia affected neonates appear normal at birth but develop abdominal distention quickly. No feces are passed and death occurs at about one week unless surgical repair is effected.

image: humpath.com
Duodenal Atresia
Duodenal Atresia

Duodenal atresia is the congenital absence or complete closure of a portion of the lumen of the duodenum. It causes increased levels of amniotic fluid during pregnancy (polyhydramnios) and intestinal obstruction in newborn babies.

Jejunoileal Atresia
Jejunoileal Atresia

In case of jejunoileal atresia, there is an obstruction found mostly in jejunum and even in ileum as well. Know the causes, symptoms, types, treatment, prognosis and diagnosis of jejunoileal atresia.

Pyloric Atresia
Pyloric Atresia

prepyloric atresia pyloric atresia; congenital membranous obstruction of the gastric outlet, with vomiting of gastric contents only. pulmonary atresia congenital severe narrowing or obstruction of the pulmonary orifice, with cardiomegaly, reduced pulmonary vascularity, and right ventricular atrophy.

Types of Jejunoileal Atresia
Types of Jejunoileal Atresia

There are four types atresia found for this disease of jejunoileal atresia. Each type of atresia occurs due to different causes. Type-1 Intestinal Atresia: In this case, a membrane gradually forms inside of the intestine when the baby is in its mother’s womb.