Adenomyoma of the small intestine in a child, a case report

Hajimaghsoudi, L. and Hashemi, A. and Ahmadi, K. and Foroughian, M. and Ebrahimi, M. (2016) Adenomyoma of the small intestine in a child, a case report. Biosciences Biotechnology Research Asia, 13 (3). pp. 1601-1605.

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Adenomyoma is a tumor including components derived from glands and muscle. The main position of Adeomyoma occurrence is the stomach and the second most frequent location is the small bowel, usually in the periampullary area. and its occurrence in the small intestine distal to the duodenum is very rare. A 9 years old male patients admitted to the hospital with abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. The patient underwent surgery with acute appendicitis diagnosis. In addition to the inflammation of the appendix, a 3 cm nodule within 150 cm of ileocecal valve without any adhesion to the surrounding tissues was observed during the surgery. Our histopathological findings of this patients did not show goblet cells in all part of lesion. Adenomyom of ileum is rare disorder and the location of this lesion was not reported before.

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Additional Information: Export Date: 16 February 2020 Correspondence Address: Ebrahimi, M.; Department of Emergency Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical SciencesIran; email:
Uncontrolled Keywords: Adenomyoma Child Goblet cells Ileum abdominal pain acute appendicitis Article case report duodenum goblet cell histopathology human human tissue ileocecal valve male nausea rare disease school child small intestine adenomyoma small intestine tumor vomiting
Subjects: WI Digestive System
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Depositing User: mr lib4 lib4
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2020 09:02
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2020 09:02

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