Abdominoschisis

Abdominoschisis refers to a split or defect in the abdominal wall. Some authors use the term synonymously with a gastroschisis. When the defect continues into the thoracic region it is termed a thoraco-abdominoschisis. A large abdominoschisis is considered part of the limb body wall complex 2.

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rID: 15538
System: Obstetrics
Section: Gamuts
Tag: stub, cases
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