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Necrotizing Fasciitis of Scalp and Neck in Neonates.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):23. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Paediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423892PMC
May 2017
27 Reads

Multiple Foreign bodies entrapped at Duodenal Web.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):22. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423891PMC
May 2017
81 Reads

Bilateral Ovarian Torsion during Follow-up for Antenatally Detected Ovarian Cysts.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):21. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital Sveti Duh, Croatia.

Ovarian torsion is a surgical emergency demanding timely diagnosis and treatment to prevent loss of the ovaries which if happens may result in functional and emotional consequences. Simple (less than 5cm in size) ovarian cysts require follow-up for potential self-resolution. We describe a case of antenatally detected bilateral ovarian cysts that developed bilateral ovarian torsions on follow-up, postnatally. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i3.563DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423890PMC
May 2017
27 Reads

Bilateral Testicular Loss due to Dog Bite in a Child.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):20. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Urology, Kobe Children's Hospital, Kobe, Japan.

Although animal bites are common, genital trauma caused by animal bites is rare. Here we report a case of bilateral testicular loss in an infant due to a dog bite. The patient was bitten by a friend's dog while his mother was intoxicated and, therefore, did not receive immediate medical attention. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423889PMC

Thoracoschisis associated with Limb Body Wall Complex.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):19. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, University Children's Hospital,Belgrade, Serbia.

Thoracoschisis is a rare condition. A female newborn presented with right-sided thoracoschisis, associated with diaphragmatic hernia and protrusion of an accessory liver lobe through the chest wall defect along with deformity of the right forearm and hand duplication. Diagnosed as part of the limb-body wall complex (LBWC), management included resection of the exteriorized liver lobe followed by right hemidiaphragm and thoracic wall reconstruction. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423888PMC
May 2017
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Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Child Using Slender Forceps.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):18. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery I Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine Kita 15, Nishi 7, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8638, Japan.

Laparoscopic procedures in children are technically demanding because of reduced working space with careful monitoring of pneumoperitoneum pressure. We report a case of laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed in a 9-year-old boy using slender forceps which addressed all the above mentioned concerns. This shows a possibility of needlescopic surgery in children. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i3.559DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423887PMC
May 2017
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Ingested Foreign Body Causing Duodenal and Colonic Perforations in a Child.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 May-Jun;8(3):17. Epub 2017 May 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, SN Medical College Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.

Most ingested foreign bodies usually pass uneventfully through the gastrointestinal tract. Few may cause complications and require surgical interventions. We report a 1. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i3.546DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5423886PMC
May 2017
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Intrauterine Intussusception Leading to Ileal Atresia in a Premature Baby.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):15. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Department of Anaesthesiology, Chandka Medical College Larkana, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i2.567DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371688PMC

Stromme Syndrome: New Clinical Features.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):14. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Uludag University Faculty of Medicine, Bursa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i2.564DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371687PMC
March 2017
2 Reads

Sewing Needle Penetration into Thorax: What Might be the Cause?

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):13. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, KGMU, Lucknow, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371686PMC
March 2017
4 Reads

Two Cases of Massively Prolapsed Patent Vitellointestinal Duct.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):12. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India.

Patent vitellointestinal duct (PVID) is a benign congrnital anomaly ususally presenting with fecal discharge from the umbilicus. In this report, we describe two cases of PVID presented with massive bowel prolapse through the PVID and signs of intestinal obstruction. Surgery revealed prolapse of the ileal intussusceptum through the PVID. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371685PMC
March 2017
4 Reads

Ileal Trichobezoar Presenting as Intestinal Obstruction and Peritonitis.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):11. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Department of Pediatrics, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India.

Trichobezoar is less common in boys. We are reporting a case of isolated ileal trichobezoars in a 4-year old boy causing intestinal obstruction and gut ischemia with perforation and peritonitis. The case was managed surgically with ileal resection and anastomosis. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i2.549DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371684PMC
March 2017
14 Reads

Female Epispadias Presenting as Urinary Incontinence.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2):10. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Kind Cuts for Kids Australia.

Isolated female epispadias without bladder exstrophy is a rare congenital anomaly affecting 1 in 484,000 females. The presenting features of female epispadias are urinary incontinence and abnormal anatomical features. A 6-year-old girl presented with primary urinary incontinence who on physical examination had a bifid clitoris and labia minora. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371683PMC
March 2017
3 Reads

Anomalous Origin of the Left Pulmonary Artery: Hemi-Truncus Arteriosus.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Mar-Apr;8(2). Epub 2017 Mar 18.

The Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan.

Hemi-truncus arteriosus is a rare congenital cardiovascular malformation. It usually presents in infancy and leads to development of progressive pulmonary vascular disease, heart failure, and death. We report a case of hemi truncus arteriosus in a 12-day-old neonate who was successfully managed at our institute. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5371690PMC
March 2017
5 Reads

Urachal Cyst, Meckel's Diverticulum and Band, and Urachus.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253616PMC
January 2017

Atypical Presentation of Multiple Foreign Body Ingestion.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Anesthesiology Department, Bahcelievler State Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Foreign body ingestion is very common in childhood especially under 3 year of age. Pica syndrome is characterized by an appetite for substances that are largely non-nutritive. We present a 3-year old girl who presented to ER with symptoms and signs of intestinal obstruction. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253615PMC
January 2017
5 Reads

Ingested Metallic Spool: A Rare Cause of Acquired Tracheoesophageal Fistula.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, The Children's Hospital and the Institute of Child Health, Lahore.

Foreign body (FB) ingestion is a common problem in children. Prolonged impaction of FB in esophagus may result in tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF). A 6-year-old girl presented with progressive dysphagia and recurrent chest infections. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i1.531DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253614PMC
January 2017

Giant Omphalocele Complicated by Postoperative Duodenal Obstruction.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Pediatrics, Santokba Durlabhji Memorial Hospital and Research Institute, Jaipur.

Omphalocele is a congenital defect in the abdominal wall, usually treated at birth or within 1-2 years of life depending on condition of patient and size and contents of the defect. We repaired a giant omphalocele without mesh in a 9-year-old girl. She developed duodenal obstruction in the postoperative period requiring another laparotomy and duodeno-jejunostomy to bypass obstruction. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i1.518DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253613PMC
January 2017
4 Reads

Abdominal Mass Secondary to Human Toxocariasis.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Pediatric Surgery Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Toxocariasis is an extensive helminthic infection that leads to visceral larva migrans in humans. A 2.5-year-old girl referred for abdominal mass. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i1.490DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253612PMC
January 2017
7 Reads

Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistula and Cecal Arteriovenous Malformation in a Boy.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Paediatrics, Advanced Paediatrics Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

Concurrent spinal dural arteriovenous fistula (AVF) and cecal arteriovenous malformation (AVM) are very rare. A 6-year old boy presented with lower limb paresis after trauma. On imaging work-up spinal dural AVF was found. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253611PMC
January 2017
3 Reads

Food Allergy: A Rare Cause of Recurrent Intussusception.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Pediatric Gastroenterology Department, Okmeydani Education and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Recurrent intussusception is a management dilemma and have many causes. We report a 22-month old boy who presented multiple times for recurrent intussusception. At diagnostic work-up he was found to be suffering from non-IgE food allergy. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v8i1.513DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253610PMC
January 2017
11 Reads

Bilateral Cystic Adrenal Neuroblastoma with Cystic Liver metastasis.

APSP J Case Rep 2017 Jan-Feb;8(1). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Radiology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, İstanbul /Turkey.

Bilateral congenital cystic adrenal neuroblastoma (NB) with cystic liver metastasis is a very rare condition and only few cases have been reported in the literature. Herein we report a case of a congenital bilateral cystic adrenal NB with cystic liver metastasis and briefly discuss characteristic imaging features of cystic NB. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5253609PMC
January 2017
5 Reads

Giant Primary Epithelial Splenic Cyst in an Adolescent Girl.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):42. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, PGIMS Rohtak, Haryana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i5.485DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116233PMC
November 2016
17 Reads

Severe Hematuria and Prevesical Hematoma after Open Ureterocystoneostomy: Sequel of Undiagnosed Hemophilia.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):41. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Urology, Aichi Children's Health and Medical Center, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i5.486DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116232PMC
November 2016
1 Read

Postoperative Ileocolic Intussusception in a Neonate with Anorectal Malformation.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):40. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Anesthesia, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i5.473DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116231PMC
November 2016
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Giant Lingual Teratoma with Cleft Palate in Male New-Born.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):39. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Anesthesia, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116230PMC
November 2016

Huge Gastric Teratoma in an 8-Year Old Boy.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):38. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College and associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi-110002.

Gastric teratoma is very rare tumor and usually presents in early infancy. An 8-year-old boy presented with a huge mass in abdomen extending from epigastrium to the pelvis. Ultrasound and CT scan of abdomen revealed a huge mass with solid and cystic components and internal calcifications. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116229PMC
November 2016
4 Reads

Metanephric Adenofibroma Masquerading as Wilms' Tumor.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):37. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India.

Metanephric adenofibroma is a rare, biphasic, benign tumor containing both stromal and epithelial components and could be potentially mistaken as Wilms' tumor (WT). We present a 5-year-old girl who was suspected to have metastatic Wilms' tumor on radiological investigations/tru-cut biopsy and had received neoadjuvant chemotherapy, but postoperatively final histopathology revealed it as metanephric adenofibroma. No postoperative chemotherapy was given. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116228PMC
November 2016
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Incidentally Diagnosed Multiple Vascular Lesions of the Spleen: Littoral Cell Angioma or Hemangioma?

Authors:
Emrah Aydin

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):36. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Pediatric Surgery, Bahcelievler State Hospital, Bagcilar Education and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Vascular lesions of the solid abdominal viscera may pose diagnostic and management issues. A 16-year old girl admitted to emergency department due to recurrent abdominal pain and diagnosed to have multiple vascular malformations of the spleen on imaging investigations. Littoral cell angioma was preoperative suspicion owing to no response of the vascular lesion to the propranolol. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116227PMC
November 2016
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Foreign Body in Duodenum Mimicking a Duplication Cyst on Imaging.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Nov-Dec;7(5):35. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Paediatric age group is most vulnerable for the accidental foreign body (FB) ingestion which may go unnoticed. These patients present with symptoms or complications as a result of FB and may mimic other conditions on various investigations. We describe a 9-month old infant who ingested crystal gel ball and presented with vomiting for a month. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5116226PMC
November 2016
1 Read

Tetra-Amelia Syndrome.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):34. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Sawai Man Singh (SMS) Medical College and Hospital, Jaipur, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i4.459DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027065PMC
September 2016
2 Reads

Malrotation and Midgut Volvulus associated with Asymptomatic Duplication Cyst of Jejunum.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):33. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India.

Gastrointestinal duplications can affect any part of the alimentary tract and are notorious for their variable presentation. Their association with malrotation and midgut volvulus is rare. We describe an 8-year old boy presented with episodes of abdominal pain. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027064PMC
September 2016
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Neurenteric Cyst Presenting with Bleeding Per Rectum.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):32. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, PT BDS PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana.

Neurenteric cyst in the thoracic cavity may produce a myriad of clinical features. We report a 7-month-old girl who presented with significant bleeding per rectum. On imaging, a mediastinal cystic structure with air-fluid levels was evident with cervico-thoracic vertebral anomalies. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i4.454DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027063PMC
September 2016
5 Reads

Symptomatic Mullerian Duct Cyst in a Male Infant.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):31. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India.

Symptomatic Mullerian duct cyst is a rare entity in children. A 9-month-old male infant presented with bowel and urinary obstructive symptoms. Imaging investigations revealed a cystic mass in the rectovesical pouch compressing bladder neck and rectum. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i4.449DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027062PMC
September 2016
2 Reads

Right Parotid Fibrolipoma: A Rare Lesion in a Child.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):30. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pathology, Pt. B.D. Sharma PGIMS Rohtak, Haryana.

Lipoma rarely involves parotid gland especially in children. An 11-year-old boy presented with right parotid swelling. Preoperative workup including CT scan and FNAC gave suspicion of parotid gland lipoma. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027061PMC
September 2016
6 Reads

Disc Battery - An Unusual Vaginal Foreign Body in a Child.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):29. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, Ibn Sina Hospital of Surgical Specialties, Al-Sabah Health Region,Safat - 13115, State of Kuwait.

Disc battery ingestion and esophageal injury is well-known in children. Insertion of a disc/lithium battery into body's natural orifices is rarely reported. We present a case of self-insertion of a lithium battery into the vagina by a 2 ½ year old female. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027060PMC
September 2016
2 Reads

Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of Common Bile Duct in a Girl.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):28. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore,INDIA.

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) is a rare, low grade malignant lesion which can occur anywhere in the body. In children it is usually found in the visceral soft tissues with a potential for local invasion and recurrence, and rarely distant metastasis. We report the diagnostic dilemma faced in the management of a 12-year old girl who presented with obstructive jaundice with a mass lesion at the distal end of the common bile duct. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i4.445DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027059PMC
September 2016

Retained Wireless Capsule Endoscope in a Girl with suspected Crohn's Disease.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Sep-Oct;7(4):27. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, INDIA.

Wireless capsule endoscopy (WCE) is one of the great milestones in the field of gastroenterology. It is versatile in image acquisition, painless and can reach parts of the small bowel not amenable to conventional endoscopy. The commonest complication with WCE is retention of the capsule. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5027058PMC
September 2016

Sacrococcygeal Teratoma: Mistreated With Repeated Aspirations.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):26. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Pediatrics, Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute, Kelambakkam, Chennai.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.422DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921223PMC

Intestinal Perforation in Obstructed Umbilical Hernia due to Wedged Plum Seed.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):25. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

The foreign body ingestion is a rare cause of gastrointestinal perforation in children and is typically seen with sharp foreign bodies or button batteries. Herein, we report an 11-month old male baby who presented with obstructed umbilical hernia. Abdominal radiograph showed dilated small bowel loops, while ultrasonography and CT scan suggested presence of a foreign body. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.439DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921222PMC
July 2016
4 Reads

Preduodenal Portal Vein with Situs Inversus Totalis causing Duodenal Obstruction.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):24. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital, Mumbai.

Congenital duodenal obstruction sometimes may be secondary to unusual entities like preduodenal portal vein (PDPV) the identification of which is very important to avoid inadvertent injury or incorrect surgery. A 6-day old neonate presented with congenital duodenal obstruction. Investigations revealed situs inversus totalis with many congenital cardiovascular anomalies. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.435DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921221PMC
July 2016
3 Reads

Infantile Fibrosarcoma of Tongue: A Rare Tumor.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):23. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery Medical Teaching Institute (MTI), Lady Reading Hospital (LRH), Peshawar-Pakistan.

Infantile fibrosarcoma is very rare tumor and seldom occurs in oral cavity. Overall good prognosis is reported in more than 80% cases. We present a 5-month old female patient with swelling of the tongue for four months. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921220PMC
July 2016
4 Reads

Sacrococcygeal Teratoma associated with Trisomy 13.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):22. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey.

Sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is rarely associated with syndromes. We report a female newborn with a prenatal diagnosis of small sacrococcygeal teratoma and postnatally diagnosed as having trisomy 13. The sacrococcygeal teratoma was excised. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921219PMC
July 2016
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Malignant Myopericytoma of Shoulder: A Rare Lesion.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):21. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Radiology, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran.

Myopericytoma is a soft tissue tumor with perivascular myoid differentiation. It accounts for 1% of the vascular tumors and involves mostly cutaneous or subcutaneous tissue of the limbs in adults. Malignant myopericytoma is exceedingly rare. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.421DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921218PMC
July 2016
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Ewing's Sarcoma of the Adrenal Gland.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):20. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Department of Surgery, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata.

Ewing's sarcoma (ES) or primitive neuro-ectodermal tumor (PNET) typically occurs in long or flat bones, the chest wall, extra-skeletal soft tissue, and rarely in solid organs. Incidence of adrenal Ewing's sarcoma is very rare. Here we report a case of Ewing's sarcoma of the right adrenal gland in an 8-year-old girl who presented with an abdominal mass. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/ajcr.v7i3.406DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921217PMC
July 2016
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Skin and Neourethral Necrosis in Staged Hypospadias Repair.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 Jul-Aug;7(3):19. Epub 2016 Jun 15.

Pediatric Surgery Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medial Sciences Tehran, Iran.

Complications in hypospadias surgery are not uncommon however penile skin or flap necrosis is rarely reported. Ischemia of the flap or graft is a major complication in two stage repair of hypospadias. A 2-year old boy with proximal penile hypospadias, operated earlier for chordee correction and urethral plate formation with a preputial flap, presented for stage 2 repair. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921216PMC
July 2016
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Rapidly Enlarging Intra-abdominal Ileal Duplication Cyst in a Newborn.

Authors:
Emrah Aydın

APSP J Case Rep 2016 May-Jun;7(2):18. Epub 2016 Apr 24.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Bahcelievler State Hospital, Turkey.

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May 2016
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Low Voltage Electric Current Causing Ileal Perforation: A Rare Injury.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 May-Jun;7(2):17. Epub 2016 Apr 24.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, SMS Medical College Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Post-electric burn ileal perforation is a rare but severe complication leading to high morbidity and mortality if there is delay in diagnosis and management. We are describing a case of electric current injury of left forearm, chest, and abdominal wall with perforation of ileum in an 8-year old boy. Patient was successfully managed by primary closure of the ileal perforation. Read More

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May 2016
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Association of Duodenal Atresia, Malrotation, and Atrial Septal Defect in a Down-Syndrome Patient.

APSP J Case Rep 2016 May-Jun;7(2):16. Epub 2016 Apr 24.

Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Medical, Surgical and Neurological Sciences, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

Duodenal atresia is the frequent cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction. The association between duodenal atresia, intestinal malrotation, cardiac anomalies and Down syndrome is infrequently reported. We present a prenatally suspected case of duodenal atresia which was associated with malrotation and atrial septal defect in a patient of Down syndrome. Read More

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May 2016
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