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An unusual cause of abdominal distension
  1. A-W N Meshikhes,
  2. M A Suwaymel
  1. Department of Surgical Specialties, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr A-W N Meshikhes
    Department of Surgical Specialties, King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam 31911, Saudi Arabia; meshikhes{at}doctor.com

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Clinical presentation

A 42-year-old man was admitted with severe epigastric and left hypochondrial abdominal pain associated with nausea and abdominal distension but no vomiting or constipation. He denied any history of weight loss or anorexia. He had had a …

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