CC-BY 4.0 · European J Pediatr Surg Rep 2017; 05(01): e17-e20
DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1601305
Case Report
Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Severe Dumping Syndrome in a 6-year-old Girl with Congenital Microgastria Treated by Hunt-Lawrence Pouch

Claudia Filisetti1, 2, Luciano Maestri1, Milena Meroni1, Federica Marinoni1, Giovanna Riccipetitoni1
  • 1Department of Pediatric Surgery, “V. Buzzi” Children Hospital, Milano, Italy
  • 2University of Pavia, PhD School, Pavia, Italy
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Publication History

24 November 2016

14 February 2017

Publication Date:
29 March 2017 (online)


Microgastria is a rare congenital condition often associated with other anomalies. In the present report we describe the case of a 6-year-old girl with isolated CM who presented with dumping syndrome successfully treated by a Hunt-Lawrence pouch.