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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 76-78

Gastric duplication cyst as a differential for an intra-thoracic cystic mass


Department of Paediatric Surgery, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, England

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Ole Grossmann
Sheffield Children's Hospital, Western Bank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2TH
England
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DOI: 10.4103/0189-6725.150990

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We report a case of a neonate who presented with respiratory distress initially managed for a suspected pneumothorax before being transferred to a tertiary centre where he had a thoracotomy. A large cystic structure was excised later histologically confirmed to be a gastric duplication cyst. We discuss its management.


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