IP International Journal of Medical Paediatrics and Oncology

Gastric adenocarcinoma in a girl masquerading as koch’s abdomen

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Article Type : Case Report

Author Details: Sujoy Neogi,Sachin Bansal,Simmi K. Ratan*,Shasanka Shekhar Panda

Volume : 5

Issue : 1

Online ISSN : 2581-4702

Print ISSN : 2581-4699

Article First Page : 44

Article End Page : 46


This is a rare case of a pediatric gastric adenocarcinoma which presented like gastric outlet obstruction and mimicked strongly like tuberculosis. Malignancy could not be diagnosed until the post-operative biopsy report.

Keywords: Pediatric gastric carcinoma, Gastric adenocarcinoma, Gastric outlet obstruction, Tuberculosis.

Doi :-https://doi.org/10.18231/j.ijmpo.2019.009