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Antenatal appendicular perforation.
  1. K. L. Narasimharao,
  2. S. K. Mitra,
  3. I. C. Pathak
  1. Department of Paediatric Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.


    Antenatal appendicular perforation leading to localized meconium peritonitis and intestinal obstruction is reported in a premature neonate. The baby was successfully treated by a limited ileocaecal resection.

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