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CT Imaging findings of malignant neoplasms arising in the epigastric region in children

Published:February 24, 2010DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2009.11.012

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      The purpose of this article was to review the spectrum of common and rare malignant neoplasms arising in the epigastric region in children and to illustrate their characteristic computed tomography (CT) imaging features. Understanding the characteristic CT appearance of various malignant neoplasms, which can occur in the epigastric region in children, aids in accurate diagnosis and optimizes pediatric patient care.

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