omphalomesenteric cyst

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omphalomesenteric cyst

cystic lesion found within the umbilical cord, presumed to develop from remnants of the omphaloenteric duct (vitelline duct) early in gestation. May be found on prenatal ultrasound.
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These include umbilicoileal fistula, omphalomesenteric duct sinus, omphalomesenteric duct cyst, and fibrous connection of the ileum to the umbilicus [1].
When it persists it can result in a number of diverse anomalies like entero-umbilical fistula, umbilical sinus, persistent fibrous cord, mesodiverticular vascular band, omphalomesenteric duct cyst, strawberry umbilical tumor.
KEY WORDS: Omphalomesenteric duct remnants, Omphalocele, Omphalomesenteric duct cyst, Newborn.
Omphalomesenteric duct cyst is infrequently reported.
Omphalomesenteric duct cyst as a content of omphalocele.
Atypical presentation of an omphalomesenteric duct cyst.
A rare cause of palpable mass located at the suprapubic area: Abscess of omphalomesenteric duct cyst.