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Korean J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2005 Mar;8(1):64-69. Korean.
Published online Mar 31, 2005.
Copyright © 2005 The Korean Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
A Case of Incomplete Congenital Duodenal Diaphragm Presented as Hematemesis
Hee Hyun Yeom, Ki Beom Kwon, Kyung Bae Park, Joon Soo Park, Jae Ock Park,* and Young Tong Kim
Department of Pediatrics, Cheonan, Korea.
*Bucheon Hospital, Korea.
Department of Radiology, Cheonan Hospital, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Korea.

We have experienced a case of incomplete congenital duodenal diaphragm with a foreign body (a button), which was found by endoscopy in a 13 month-old girl. She had symptoms of hematemesis, vomiting and bloody stool for a day probably due to foreign body impaction.

Keywords: Congenital duodenal diaphragm; Hematemesis; Vomiting