European Journal of Pediatric Surgery : Official Journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et Al] = Zeitschrift Für Kinderchirurgie
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This is a case report of juvenile gastrointestinal polyposis involving the gastrointestinal system from the stomach to the rectum. Only few cases have been reported and extra-intestinal manifestations of this syndrome include macrocephaly, hepatosplenomegaly, hypotonia, clubbing of fingers, anemia and protein-losing enteropathy. The disease usually has a poor prognosis, and the children rarely live more than 2 years.
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