Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Liver Hematoma Presented as Midgut Volvulus Due To Medical Error: A Case Report

Babak Karimi 1 , Gholamreza Khademi 2 , Hassan Javdani 3 and Robab Khodaparast 3 , *
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1 Fellowship of Pediatric, Department of Pediatric, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatric, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Neonatal Research Center, Imam Reza Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: March 01, 2016, 7 (1); e29306
  • Published Online: February 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 15, 2015
  • Revised: December 15, 2015
  • Accepted: February 16, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-29306

To Cite: Karimi B, Khademi G, Javdani H, Khodaparast R. Liver Hematoma Presented as Midgut Volvulus Due To Medical Error: A Case Report, J Compr Ped. 2016 ; 7(1):e29306. doi: 10.17795/compreped-29306.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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