n South African Journal of Child Health - Necrotising enterocolitis complicated by gastrocolic and jejunocolic fistulas : case report
|Article Title||Necrotising enterocolitis complicated by gastrocolic and jejunocolic fistulas : case report|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Child Health|
|Author||N. Mahomed and R. Swartz|
|Publication Date||Dec 2010|
|Pages||114 - 144|
|Keyword(s)||Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and University of the Witwatersrand|
A premature infant had been treated conservatively elsewhere for necrotising enterocolitis (NEC). The infant was referred to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital on day 33 of life with severe vomiting and sepsis. Abdominal radiographic findings were nonspecific, demonstrating no direct features of NEC or pneumoperitoneum (Fig. 1).
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