atresia

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atresia

[ə′trē·zhə]
(medicine)
Imperforation or closure of a natural orifice or passage of the body.
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Duodenal atresia is the causative entity most commonly linked with a double bubble sign.
Duodenal atresia is probably the most common single-organ anomaly other than cardiac defects in fetuses with Down syndrome.
The prenatal sonographic findings of duodenal atresia are the classic "double bubbles," which mirror the MR findings, as seen in Figure 12.