Case report| Volume 37, ISSUE 4, P638-642, April 1955

Annular pancreas in infants and children

A case report
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        1. Thirteen collected cases of annular pancreas in infants and children which have been treated surgically are listed.
      • 2.
        2. An additional case of annular pancreas in a newborn infant treated successfully by duodenojejunostomy is presented.
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        3. The various forms of surgical treatment are briefly discussed.
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