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Allantoic cyst – an unusual umbilical cord swelling

N Gupta, H Corbett, R Ismail, R Sathanantharajah, S Sivakumar and Liam McCarthy.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 935 words.

We report a baby with an unusual umbilical cord swelling. On the antenatal scans, a cystic area within the umbilical cord near its insertion onto the abdominal wall was detected....

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Bilateral inflamed paratubal cysts

M Upadhyaya and E Cusick.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 957 words.

Paramesonephric duct remnants are an infrequent cause of abdominal symptoms in childhood. Preoperative diagnosis is often difficult and diagnosis is usually made at surgery. We report a...

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Congenital duodenal obstruction associated with Down's syndrome presenting with hematemesis

Noora Al Shahwani, Parkash Mandhan, Abdelrahman Elkadhi, Mansour J. Ali and Abdel Latif.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 1408 words.

Congenital duodenal obstruction is usually characterized by onset of early vomiting due to high bowel obstruction. Presentation of congenital duodenal obstruction with acute...

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Delayed tumor resection in a 5-year-old child with bilateral Wilms tumor

Samuel P. Carmichael, Joseph F. Pulliam and John A. D'Orazio.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

March 2013; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 1448 words.

We describe the case of a 5-year-old girl whose abdominal pain and distension were caused by Wilms tumor of the kidney. Because of the bilateral nature of her disease, she was spared biopsy...

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Duodenal web associated with malrotation and review of literature

Polikseni Eksarko, Sharique Nazir, Edmund Kessler, Patrick LeBlanc, Michael Zeidman, Armand P. Asarian, Philip Xiao and Peter J. Pappas.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 1236 words.

Intestinal obstruction due to midgut malrotation in neonates is well known. The incidence of malrotation in newborns is around 1:500 and the symptomatic incidence is 1:6000 births. Duodenal...

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Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma encasing the left brachiocephalic vein

Kristin Long, Sean Skinner and Jeremiah Martin.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

P ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 519 words.

Epithelioid hemangioendotheliomas are rare vascular tumors, often arising from medium to large veins in the extremities. Symptoms of these tumors vary depending upon location. Rarely,...

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Fetus-in-fetu: a pediatric rarity

Jeyanthi N. Narayanasamy, Mohan Arunasalam Nallusamy and Nur Daliza Baharuddin.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

February 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 1156 words.

Fetus-in-fetu (FIF) is a rare entity resulting from abnormal embryogenesis in diamniotic monochorionic twins, being first described by Johann Friedrich Meckel (1800s). This occurs when a...

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Giant mesenteric lymphatic malformation presenting as small bowel volvulus

Christy E. Cauley, Philip J. Spencer, Pallavi Sagar and Allan M. Goldstein.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 923 words.

Abdominal pain with bilious emesis is an ominous clinical presentation with many possible causes. We describe a previously healthy 4-year-old boy who presented with these symptoms and...

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Heterotopic pancreas presenting as ileoileal intussusception

S Singh, A Batra, AK Sangwaiya, N Marwah, KN Rattan and R Sen.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 1018 words.

Heterotopic, aberrant or ectopic pancreas is defined as the presence of pancreatic tissue in topographic anomaly, with no anatomical, neural or vascular connection to the normal pancreas....

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Infected mesenteric ileocaecal dermoid cyst in a child

M Upadhyaya, T Rogers and MS Thyagrajan.

in Journal of Surgical Case Reports

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatric Surgery. 746 words.

Mesenteric dermoid cysts are a rare cause of abdominal pain. Although dermoid cysts occur in many parts of the body there have been only a few case reports involving the bowel mesentery. We...

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