A 12-year-old boy presented with fever and left-sided upper abdominal pain

  • Mohuya Mondal Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Md. Rukunuzzaman Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • A. K. M. Fazlul Bari National Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences BSMMU, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Parisa Marjan Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Dipanwita Saha Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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A 12-year-old boy of non-consanguineous parents presented with the history of fever and left sided upper abdominal pain for 1 month. His fever was high grade, intermittent, associated with chills and rigor. The abdominal pain was dull aching in nature without any radiation, aggravating or relieving factors. His bowel habit was normal. The child had no history of jaundice, cough, respiratory distress, burning sensation during micturition, earache, skin infection, contact with tubercular patient, blood transfusion or parenteral medica-tion. On examination, she was fretful, febrile, mode-rately pale, and anicteric. Tachycardia was present. Per abdominal examination revealed tenderness at the left hypochondriac region.

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2018-12-25
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Mondal, M., Rukunuzzaman, M., Bari, A. K. M., Marjan, P., & Saha, D. (2018). A 12-year-old boy presented with fever and left-sided upper abdominal pain. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Journal, 11(4), 310-314. https://doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v11i4.38662
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