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Colonic atresia

Disease definition

Colonic atresia is a congenital intestinal malformation resulting in a non-latent segment of the colon and characterized by lower intestinal obstruction manifesting with abdominal distention and failure to pass meconium in newborns.

ORPHA:1198

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Antenatal, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q42.9
  • OMIM: 303650
  • UMLS: C0266190
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 1446
  • MedDRA: -
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