A foregut cyst presenting as an umbilical mass in a newborn

Francis Serour, Hananya Vaknine, Gideon Karplus

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Abstract

We described for the first time a foregut cyst presenting as an umbilical mass in a female infant. The diagnosis was made microscopically. This case illustrates, based on varied histologic findings, the complexity in classifying such cysts, in view of existing terminology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)855-858
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Surgery International
Volume26
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2010

Keywords

  • Foregut cyst
  • Newborn
  • Umbilical anomalies
  • Umbilicus

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