Ultrasound
Section: Signs
Tag: stomach
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Modality: Ultrasound

- “ Ultrasound has emerged as the primary modality for evaluation and diagnosis of infantile pyloric stenosis and is sensitive and specific. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Antral nipple sign - “ The antral nipple sign refers to redundant pyloric mucosa protruding into the gastric antrum and is seen in pyloric stenosis. See also cervix s...”
  • Cervix sign of pyloric stenosis - “ The cervix sign of pyloric stenosis describes indentation of the pylorus into the fluid-filled antrum, seen in pyloric stenosis. See also antral...”
  • Pyloric stenosis - “ Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS) refers to the idiopathic thickening of gastric py­loric musculature which then results in progressive gastric ...”

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