What is the role of blood typing and screening in the workup of intestinal malrotation?

Updated: Dec 19, 2018
  • Author: Denis D Bensard, MD, FACS, FAAP; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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A current type and screen must be available because these patients often require emergent operative intervention which may or may not require blood transfusion.


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