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Mayor raises awareness of intestinal condition

January 15, 2019

Mayor Tom Henry has proclaimed today Intestinal Malrotation Awareness Day in the city of Fort Wayne.

Intestinal malrotation is a condition where an infant’s intestines fail to rotate as they develop. This can lead to the intestines potentially twisting on themselves, a statement from the city said.

Supporters and advocates of raising awareness of this deadly condition took part in today’s ceremony.

 

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