Pediatric Emergency Care

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Pediatric Emergency Care:
doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182a62fc0
Illustrative Cases

A Toddler With Vomiting, Abdominal Pain, and Alopecia

DeRidder, Catherine A. MD; Berkowitz, Carol D. MD

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Abstract: A previously healthy toddler presented to the emergency department with nonspecific gastrointestinal complaints. Laboratory studies were consistent with pancreatitis, and imaging studies demonstrated a pancreatic transection. Alopecia felt to be related to traction was also noted. There was no history of any witnessed trauma, and nonaccidental trauma was diagnosed.

© 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.


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