Shoulder sign of pyloric stenosis

Dr Dan J Bell and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The shoulder sign of pyloric stenosis is seen during barium examination and refers to the bulging of the hypertrophied pyloric muscle into the lumen of the antrum.

It is closely related to the cervix sign of pyloric stenosis

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rID: 8141
System: Paediatrics
Section: Signs
Tag: stomach
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