Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis in a Premature Infant: A Case Report

Abstract

Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis is uncommon in premature babies. In term infants, the typical presentations include a palpable mass over the epigastric area, exaggerated gastric peristalsis after feeding and projectile non-bilious vomiting. However these symptoms are not commonly seen in premature infants. The onset of symptoms in pyloric stenosis in… (More)

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@inproceedings{Wu2008HypertrophicPS, title={Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis in a Premature Infant: A Case Report}, author={Chan-Yao Wu and Kai-Sheng Hsieh and Shu-Ming Lin and Ying-yao Chen}, year={2008} }