[Imaging diagnosis of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: report of a case and review of the literature].

@article{RoldanValadez2007ImagingDO,
  title={[Imaging diagnosis of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: report of a case and review of the literature].},
  author={Ernesto Roldan-Valadez and Sara Alejandra Sol{\'o}rzano-Morales and Sandra Osorio-Peralta},
  journal={Revista de gastroenterologia de Mexico},
  year={2007},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={
          126-32
        }
}
Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS) is familiar to most pediatric and general practitioners, it is a pathology where the radiologist nowadays has a key role confirming the clinical suspicion based in ultrasound and upper-gastrointestinal barium examinations. There is hypertrophy and hyperplasia of the antropyloric portion of the stomach, which becomes abnormally thickened, it manifests as obstruction to gastric emptying. Infants with IHPS are clinically normal at birth, but they… CONTINUE READING