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CT findings in a child with reflux oesophagitis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15303475     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report the case of a 7-month-old boy who presented with a history of vomiting since birth. A computed tomography study showed circumferential thickening of the lower oesophageal wall with enhancement of the mucosa. After a period of antireflux medication, the patient underwent simultaneous oesophageal dilatation and Nissen fundoplication. He is doing well at 2-year follow up.
Stanley Crankson; Mohammed J Al Salman; Khalid A Al Mane; Abdullah A Al Zaben
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tropical gastroenterology : official journal of the Digestive Diseases Foundation     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0250-636X     ISO Abbreviation:  Trop Gastroenterol     Publication Date:    2004 Jan-Mar
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-08-11     Completed Date:  2004-09-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8107122     Medline TA:  Trop Gastroenterol     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  47-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
King Abdulaziz Medical City-Riyadh, King Fahad National Guard Hospital P.O. Box 22490, Riyadh 11426, Saudi Arabia.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Esophageal Stenosis / complications,  diagnosis,  pathology,  radiography,  therapy
Gastroesophageal Reflux / complications,  diagnosis*,  pathology,  radiography,  therapy
Hernia, Hiatal / complications,  diagnosis,  pathology,  radiography,  therapy
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Vomiting / etiology

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