What is the infant mortality rate for gastroschisis or omphalocele (abdominal hernias)?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019
  • Author: Assar A Rather, MBBS, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF  more...
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However, mortality among infants with gastroschisis or omphalocele who have intestinal atresia or severe associated anomalies is substantially higher, in the range of 15-50%.


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