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Menetrier's disease in children: report of a case and review of the pediatric literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6687275     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of Menetrier's disease (giant hyperplasia of the gastric mucosa) in a 2-day-old infant is presented. The lesion was primarily confined to the gastric antrum. It resulted in outlet obstruction and necessitated partial gastrectomy. The pertinent literature is critically evaluated, and probably only 2 of the 9 previously reported cases of Menetrier's disease in children qualify fully.
Authors:
J A Knight; M E Matlak; V R Condon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric pathology / affiliated with the International Paediatric Pathology Association     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0277-0938     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Pathol     Publication Date:    1983 Apr-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-12-06     Completed Date:  1984-12-06     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8303527     Medline TA:  Pediatr Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  179-86     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Gastric Mucosa / pathology*
Gastritis / surgery*
Gastritis, Hypertrophic / pathology,  radiography,  surgery*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Pyloric Antrum / surgery
Stomach / radiography

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