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Introduction

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

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Last updated: March 19, 2018

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TY - ELEC T1 - Meckel Diverticulum ID - 829064 A1 - Snyder,Charles,MD AU - Soffer,Sam,MD Y1 - 2018/03/19/ PB - Pediatric Surgery NaT UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829064/all/Meckel_Diverticulum ER -