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Intestinal Atresia Summary

Description: Congenital obliteration of the lumen of the intestine, with the ILEUM involved in 50% of the cases and the JEJUNUM and DUODENUM following in frequency. It is the most frequent cause of INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION in NEWBORNS. (From Stedman, 25th ed)

Also Known As: Apple Peel Syndrome; Apple-Peel Intestinal Atresia; Congenital Intestinal Atresia; Familial Apple Peel Jejunal Atresia; Jejunal Atresia Show All >>

Networked: 168 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 8 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Intestinal Atresia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. teduglutide : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Anorectal atresia : 2 studies in 9 results : IBA
  3. Type 2 Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor (Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 2) : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  4. Anotia : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (GDNF) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. S100 Proteins (S 100 Protein) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Caffeine (No Doz) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 88 Generic
  10. calretinin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Intestinal Atresia

  1. Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  2. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  3. Umbilical Hernia (Omphalocele)
  4. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  5. Esophageal Atresia
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Key Therapies for Intestinal Atresia

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  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  2. Total Parenteral Nutrition : 1 outcome in 3 results
  3. Neonatal Intensive Care : 1 outcome in 2 results
  4. Parenteral Nutrition : 1 study in 7 results
  5. Nursing Care : 1 study in 1 result
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