Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter

Meckel Diverticulum is a topic covered in the Pediatric Surgery NaT.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

APSA Pediatric Surgery Library combines Pediatric Surgery Not a Textbook (NaT) with APSA ExPERT, a powerful platform for earning MOC CME credits -- all powered by Unbound Medicine. Explore these free sample topics:

Pediatric Surgery Library

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --


The earliest report of the diverticulum was in 1598 by Hildanus but Johann Friedrich Meckel the Younger described the anatomy, embryologic origin and clinical characteristics in 1809 [1][1][2].

see also Meckel Diverticulum Excision

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --

Last updated: March 19, 2018


Snyder, Charles L, and Sam Soffer. "Meckel Diverticulum." Pediatric Surgery NaT, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2018. APSA Webapp, www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum.
Snyder CL, Soffer S. Meckel Diverticulum. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, eds. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2018. https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum. Accessed June 16, 2019.
Snyder, C. L., & Soffer, S. (2018). Meckel Diverticulum. In Waldhausen, J., Powell, D., & Hirschl, R. (Eds.), Pediatric Surgery NaT. Available from https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum
Snyder CL, Soffer S. Meckel Diverticulum [Internet]. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, editors. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2018. [cited 2019 June 16]. Available from: https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC T1 - Meckel Diverticulum ID - 829064 A1 - Snyder,Charles,MD AU - Soffer,Sam,MD ED - Waldhausen,John, ED - Powell,David, ED - Hirschl,Ron, Y1 - 2018/03/19/ BT - Pediatric Surgery NaT UR - https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum PB - American Pediatric Surgical Association DB - APSA Webapp DP - Unbound Medicine ER -