Duplication of the hepatopancreatic bud presenting as pyloric stenosis.
Duplication of systemic organs is not a frequent finding. We report the occurrence of duplication of the hepatopancreatic bud with presence of mature hepatic and pancreatic tissue in a nine-day-old girl who presented with intestinal obstruction mimicking infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
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Gonzalez, O. R., Hardin, W. D., Jr, Isaacs, H., Jr, Lally, K. P., & Brennan, L. P. (1988). Duplication of the hepatopancreatic bud presenting as pyloric stenosis. Journal of pediatric surgery, 23(11), 1053–1054. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0022-3468(88)80028-9
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery