A Neonate With Duodenal Duplication And Omphalocele With Accessory Ectopic Liver Tissue

Shumaila Israr, Muhammed Azhar

  • Shumaila Israr Department of Paediatric Surgery, National Institute of Child Health, Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU) Karachi


A neonate presenting with more than one congenital anomalies is not uncommon however two rare anomalies presenting together is unusual. We report a case of duodenal duplication along with omphalocele minor containing accessory ectopic liver tissue. Patient underwent partial excision of the duplication cyst with stripping of mucosa from residual part, excision of ectopic liver tissue and repair of omphalocele. Postoperative recovery was uneventful.

Key words

Duodenal duplication, Ectopic liver tissue, Omphalocele, Congenital anomalies.