Effect of meconium ileus on the clinical prognosis of patients with cystic fibrosis diagnosed at younger than 12 months

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Pekcan S., Kiper N., KÖSE M., ASLAN A. T. , Cobanoglu N., Yalcin E., ...More

TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.45, no.2, pp.105-110, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Aim: Meconium ileus (MI) is an early clue to the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis (CF) and it occurs in about 15-20% of CF patients. To determine the possible prognostic factors in patients with cystic fibrosis with and without MI.