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Meconium ileus in the absence of cystic fibrosis.
  1. K Fakhoury,
  2. P R Durie,
  3. H Levison,
  4. G J Canny
  1. Department of Paediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.


    Although meconium ileus in the absence of cystic fibrosis is considered a rare event, it was found that eight of 37 (21.6%) newborn infants with meconium ileus had no laboratory or clinical evidence of cystic fibrosis.

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