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Large Gastric Perforation in Carmi Syndrome: A Morbid Complication in a Rare Association

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Author(s): M Joshi | L Krishnan | S Kuruvila

Journal: Journal of Neonatal Surgery
ISSN 2226-0439

Volume: 1;
Issue: 4;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Epidermolysis bullosa | Congenital pyloric atresia | Carmi syndrome | Gastric perforation

ABSTRACT
The association between epidermolysis bullosa (EB) and congenital pyloric atresia (CPA) named Carmi Syndrome is rare. We report unusual and morbid complication of gastric perforation resulting in peritonitis in a preterm neonate born with Carmi Syndrome.
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