June 1985

Acute Segmental Necrotizing Enteritis in Children

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Pediatric Surgery, Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur, India.

Am J Dis Child. 1985;139(6):586-588. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1985.02140080056032

• We studied a group of 22 children with an acute upper intestinal obstruction associated with segmental necrotizing enteritis, usually involving the jejunum. No similar cases were found in the literature.

(AJDC 1985;139:586-588)