Duodenal Atresia - Jones & Bartlett Learning
By Victoria Watson,2014-03-30 03:42
What is duodenal atresia?
Duodenal atresia (DA) is a birth defect. It is a blockage which affects the first part of the
small intestine. An infant with duodenal atresia is born without a connection between the
first and second parts of the intestines (duodenum and jejunum). An infant with this
defect cannot move food through the intestines...