Development of the gastrointestinal system: An embryonic and fetal review

Lori Baas Rubarth, Christine D. Van Woudenberg

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The embryonic and fetal development of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract is important in understanding the development of many GI disorders. This article will review the GI development and relate it to various defects and disorders seen in the preterm and term infant.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)156-158
Number of pages3
JournalNeonatal Network
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Critical Care
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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