Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam

Presentation

Non-bilious projectile vomiting and wasting demonstrates

Patient Data

Age: 2 months
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

The gastric pylorus to be markedly thickened (5.1mm) and elongated (18.6mm).

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.

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Case Information

rID: 9511
Case created: 25th Apr 2010
Last edited: 9th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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