Large Gastric Perforation in Carmi Syndrome: A Morbid Complication in a Rare Association

M Joshi, L Krishnan, S Kuruvila


The association between epidermolysis bullosa (EB) and congenital pyloric atresia (CPA) named Carmi Syndrome is rare. We report unusual and morbid complication of gastric perforation resulting in peritonitis in a preterm neonate born with Carmi Syndrome.


Epidermolysis bullosa, Congenital pyloric atresia, Carmi syndrome, Gastric perforation

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