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Flashcards in Gi Tract Deck (8):
1

Where is the gut formed from?

Vitelline duct/ endoderm

2

What is stenosis?

Pharynx or oesophagus not fully broken down during recanalisation

3

Describe the problems that can occur with the oesophagus

Atresia- gap in tube
Fistula- joining of tube
Both

4

Describe how the pancreas is formed

2 bits dorsal and ventral, ventral part is called the uncinate process
Both have diff blood supplies

5

State the 3 problems with midgut rotation

1- mixed rotation, strangulation
2-non rotation
3-reversed rotation, si goes in front of li

6

What is omphalocoele?

Gut in sac outside body, umbilical area

7

What is gastrochisis?

No sac, gut spills out

8

What is meckles diverticulum?

Misdiagnosed as appendix, attachment on si