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Sonography of focal foveolar hyperplasia causing gastric obstruction in an infant.

Authors
  • McAlister, W H
  • Katz, M E
  • Perlman, J M
  • Tack, E D
Type
Published Article
Journal
Pediatric radiology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1988
Volume
18
Issue
1
Pages
79–81
Identifiers
PMID: 3277144
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A young infant is presented with a mass partially obstructing the distal stomach. Sonography demonstrated the superficial origin of the lobulated lesion which proved to be focal foveolar hyperplasia, the most common cause of a gastric polypoid mass in adults but rare in children.

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