A 14-year-old boy presenting with gradual abdominal distension and occasional abdominal pain for 2 years

Authors

  • Nazmul Hassan Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Mahmudul Hasan Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Kaniz Fathema Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Khondaker Mobasher Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Fahmida Begum Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Wahiduzzaman Mazumder Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v12i4.44550

Keywords:

Abdominal distension, Budd-Chiari syndrome, Hepatomegaly, Pain, Spleen, Thrombophilia

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A 14-year-old boy, 4th issue of his non-consanguineous parents got admitted in the Department with the complaints of gradual abdominal distension and occasional abdominal pain since two years of his age. There was no history of jaundice, upper gastrointestinal bleeding, fever, contact with a known case of tuberculosis patient or family history of such type of illness. On examination, he was alert, anicteric, no facial dysmorphism, vitally stable, no stigmata of chronic liver disease and anthropometrically well thrived.

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Author Biography

Nazmul Hassan, Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Faculty of Pediatrics, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

 

 

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Published

2019-12-25

How to Cite

Hassan, N., Hasan, M., Fathema, K., Mobasher, K., Begum, F., & Mazumder, W. (2019). A 14-year-old boy presenting with gradual abdominal distension and occasional abdominal pain for 2 years. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Journal, 12(4), 204–210. https://doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v12i4.44550

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