meconium ileus

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meconium ileus

[mə′kō·nē·əm ′il·ē·əs]
(medicine)
Intestinal obstruction in the newborn with cystic fibrosis due to trypsin deficiency.
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The clinical course was similar in both cases; the infants were referred to intensive care units soon after birth with suspected meconium plug syndrome.