Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 60, Issue 4, pp 835–837 | Cite as

Gastric Outlet Obstruction Caused by Heterotopic Pancreas in an Adolescent

  • Alexis A. Rodriguez
  • William Berquist
  • David Bingham
Stanford Multidisciplinary Seminars


Ondansetron Gastric Outlet Obstruction Gastric Outlet Obstruction Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Heterotopic Pancreas 
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexis A. Rodriguez
    • 1
  • William Berquist
    • 1
  • David Bingham
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Lucile Packard Children’s HospitalStanford University Medical CenterStanfordUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgical PathologyStanford University Medical CenterStanfordUSA

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