Author | John Pohl, MD

Articles

Case In Point: Pneumatosis Cystoides Intestinalis: An Unusual Radiographic Finding

November 01, 2006

A 14-year-old girl was referred for evaluation of a several-year history of growth failure, chronic abdominal pain, and intermittent emesis. The parents described the child as a "picky eater," and various foods (eg, meat products and beans) frequently caused abdominal distention.