meconium ileus

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Meconium ileus is a cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction caused by inspisated meconium. It is a neonatal manifestation about 10% of infants with cystic fibrosis.

A related disorder known as meconium ileus equivalent may occur in later life.

Last reviewed 01/2018

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