Clinico-pathologic conference: 12-year-old girl with fatigue, anemia, weight loss, abdominal distention, and occasional nausea and vomiting.


Journal Article

A clinicopathologic case is presented. The patient was a 12-year-old white girl with a history of fatigue and dizziness, occasional nausea and vomiting, and anemia, who showed abdominal distention, especially in the epigastrium. An epigastric mass was palpable. Gastroscopy was done, and surgery followed. Pertinent laboratory findings are presented, and clinical discussion follows. The pathology is then presented and discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Reinstein, LJ; Ahmed, A; Gilbert-Barness, E; Pomerance, HH

Published Date

  • November 2003

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 471 - 480

PubMed ID

  • 14578040

Pubmed Central ID

  • 14578040

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1522-7952


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States