Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 136–137 | Cite as

Focal foveolar hyperplasia presenting as an antral-pyloric mass in a young infant

  • M. E. Katz
  • S. H. Blocker
  • W. H. McAlister
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A young infant with vomiting associated with a gastric polyp is presented. The polyp proved to be focal foveolar hyperplasia. These non-neoplastic polyps of unknown etiology are usually found in adults.


Public Health Unknown Etiology Young Infant Gastric Polyp Foveolar Hyperplasia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. E. Katz
    • 2
  • S. H. Blocker
    • 1
  • W. H. McAlister
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA
  2. 2.Mallinckrodt Institute of RadiologyWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA

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