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Retroperitoneal lipoma in children.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  423073     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of retroperitoneal lipoma in a 23-mo old girl is reported together with a brief review of the 11 previously documented cases. It has been encountered through age 8 yr and twice as frequently in girls. The majority had an enlarged abdomen of long duration. The others were asymptomatic and found incidentally or at the time of examination for abdominal pain. Most lipomata were large. The possibility of their being congenital cannot be excluded. None have recurred.
Authors:
S Weitzner; B I Blumenthal; P C Moynihan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0022-3468     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  1979 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-05-26     Completed Date:  1979-05-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  88-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Infant
Lipoma / congenital,  pathology*
Retroperitoneal Neoplasms / congenital,  pathology*

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