Zakaria Habib

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Gastric carcinoma is extremely rare in children representing only 0.05% of all gastrointestinal malignancies. Here, we report the first pediatric case of gastric cancer presenting with gastric outlet obstruction. Upper endoscopy revealed a markedly thickened antral mucosa occluding the pylorus and a clean base ulcer 1.5 cm × 2 cm at the lesser curvature of(More)
Two and half-year old Saudi boy was diagnosed with persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia of infancy (PHHI). He was initially managed with diazoxide and octreotide, however he was medical therapy unresponsive. Surgical intervention was recommended and he had laparoscopic subtotal pancreatectomy. This is the first reported Saudi case of PHHI who was(More)
Prune belly syndrome (PBS) is a rare congenital anomaly characterized in males by a triad of anomalous genitourinary tract, deficient development of abdominal wall muscles, and bilateral cryptorchidism. Although similar anomalies have been reported in females, by definition they do not full fill the classical triad. Urorectal septum malformation sequence(More)
Between January 1982 and December 1989, 12 patients with 13 acute extradural haematomas as a result of injury involving the venous sinuses were treated by the first author. The CT scan appearances in 6 cases were remarkable in that there were large bubbles of low density in the hyperdense haematomas and liquid blood was found during the operation. The(More)
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