Pyloric duplication presenting with gastric outlet obstruction in the newborn period

Jacob C. Langer*, Riccardo A. Superina, Dianne Payton

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Abstract

Pyloric duplication is rare condition. A case of neonatal gastric outlet obstruction caused by a duplication of the pylorus is presented. This case, successfully treated surgically, illustrates that pyloric duplication should be considered in the differential diagnosis of neonatal gastric outlet obstruction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)63-65
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Surgery International
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1988

Keywords

  • Duplication
  • Gastric outlet obstruction
  • Newborn
  • Pylorus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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