Journal of Korean Society of Medical Ultrasound 2003;22(4): 219-221.
Congenital Ileal Atresia Presenting as a Single Cyst-like Dilated Bowel on Prenatal Sonography at Late Third Trimester: A Case Report.
Eun Kyung Ji, Young A Cho, Tae Hee Kwon
Department of Radiology, CHA Genreal Hospital, College of Medicine, Pochon CHA Univeristy, Korea.
  Published online: December 1, 2003.
Small bowel obstruction is suspected when distension of bowel loops are seen on prenatal sonography. However, ileal atresia could show atypical feature that is absent of bowel dilatation. We present a case of ileal atresia that appeared as a single cyst-like dilatation of small bowel on late third trimester prenatal sonography.
Keywords: Intestines, abnormalities; Fetus, gastrointestinal tract; Fetus, US
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