13-year-old with cryptic abdominal pain.
Affiliation: Saint Vincent Health System, Department of Emergency Medicine, Erie, Pennsylvania.Show MeSH
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Mentions: Vital signs were within reference limits for the patient’s age. The patient had tenderness throughout the left upper quadrant, however there was no guarding or rebound tenderness. The patient underwent computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen and pelvis, which confirmed the thichobezoar in the stomach and intussusception of the bowel (Figures 1 and 2) consistent with Rapunzel Syndrome.
Affiliation: Saint Vincent Health System, Department of Emergency Medicine, Erie, Pennsylvania.