Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 70--71

Infarction of a polyp within a mesenteric cyst: An unusual presentation as an acute abdomen


Sonia Gon1, Bipasa Majumdar1, Aditi Bhattacharyya1, Tushar K Das1, Indranil Chatterjee2 
1 Department of Pathology, R G Kar Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata, India
2 Department of Pediatric Surgery, R G Kar Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata, India

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A case of mesenteric cyst in a five-year-old male child who presented with acute abdomen due to an infarcted polyp present within the cyst is reported. To the best of our knowledge, such an event has never been reported in the literature previously.


How to cite this article:
Gon S, Majumdar B, Bhattacharyya A, Das TK, Chatterjee I. Infarction of a polyp within a mesenteric cyst: An unusual presentation as an acute abdomen.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2010;15:70-71


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Gon S, Majumdar B, Bhattacharyya A, Das TK, Chatterjee I. Infarction of a polyp within a mesenteric cyst: An unusual presentation as an acute abdomen. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2010 [cited 2019 Nov 13 ];15:70-71
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