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MECKEL'S DIVERTICULUM
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Pediatric Surgery @ Brown

Brown Program in Fetal Medicine

Persistent omphalomesenteric duct (arrow: "Meckel's diverticulum" is attached to the umbilicus)

Meckel's diverticulum (note vitelline artery)

Meckel's diverticulum
Positive Meckel scan (from top: stomach, Meckel's diverticulum, bladder)

Torsion of a giant Meckel's diverticulum

 Close-up of a large Meckel's diverticulum diagnosed by upper GI study

Meckel's diverticulitis
Meckel's diverticulitis  

 Meckel's diverticulum as a lead point (everted) for intussusception

Appendix (left) and Meckel's diverticulitis (arrow)

Intussusception on a Meckel's diverticulum
Upper GI study showing filling of a large Meckel's diverticulum (arrow)

Perforated Meckel's diverticulitis

Laparoscopic view of Meckel's diverticulum

Laparoscopic resection of Meckel's diverticulum
Laparoscopic resection of Meckel's diverticulum