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An unusual case of jaundice in a 2-month-old boy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21926886     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 2-month-old previously healthy infant presented to the emergency department with a complaint of projectile vomiting for 4 days and jaundice for the last 2 days. An ultrasound of the abdomen showed no sign of pyloric stenosis. All results of laboratory workups related to gastrointestinal cause for vomiting and jaundice were normal. The patient was admitted for further gastrointestinal workup. Finally, a computed tomographic scan of the head showed active and chronic subdural bilateral hematomas with multiple calvarial fractures consistent with nonaccidental trauma.
Authors:
Vipul Garg; Nirupama Kannikeswaran; Rahul Kaila
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric emergency care     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1535-1815     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Emerg Care     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8507560     Medline TA:  Pediatr Emerg Care     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  860-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
From the *Dayton's Children's Hospital, Dayton, OH; and †Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI.
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