Trichobezoars

Known as: hairball, trichobezoar, hairballs 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
OBJECTIVE Trichobezoar consists of a compact mass of hair occupying the gastric cavity to a various extent. When the trichobezoar… (More)
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2010
2010
A culture's icons are a window onto its soul. Few would disagree that, in the culture of molecular biology that dominated much of… (More)
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2008
2008
Trichobezoars are hair balls found in the stomach and formed following trichitillomania and trichopaghia. Rapunzel syndrome is a… (More)
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2005
2005
Trichobezoars are made up of concretions of ingested hair and food. A history of occlusive syndrome in a context of… (More)
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2002
2002
On physical examination, a 5 x 10-cm abdominal mass was found in an eight-year-old female rhesus macaque. Radiography revealed an… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Trichobezoars are composed of hair or fibres. The typical patient presenting with a trichobezoar is an adolescent girl… (More)
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1996
1996
The Rapunzel syndrome (RS), is a rare form of gastric trichobezoar extending throughout the bowel. We report on a patient with RS… (More)
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1996
1996
A rare case of 10-year-old female child with recurrent trichobezoar stomach is reported, which presented with features of gastric… (More)
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1986
1986
Ultrasonographic diagnosis of trichobezoar may be relatively specific. A broad band of high-amplitude echoes can be seen… (More)
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1981
1981
Eight children with trichobezoar are reported. In seven cases the trichobezoar was confined to the stomach and duodenum. In one… (More)
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