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Gaceta Médica Boliviana

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ANAYA DOMINGUEZ, Marlene Grace  and  LOPEZ TERAN, Alejandra. Syndrome of Peutz - Jeghers a case especially designed. Gac Med Bol [online]. 2010, vol.33, n.2, pp.59-63. ISSN 1012-2966.

We present a case report of a 12 years oíd boy refered to HNMAV with 10 days of lower gastroinstestinal obstruction and mococutaneous melanotic spots, after laboratory and immaging studies was found to have an 88 mm solid rnass in mesogastrium wich displace the jejunum superiorly, exploratory laparotomy was made, the surgical findings were: two tumoral masses at the lumen of the small bowel configuring two heads of invagination, both invagiantions were resolved and both masses were removed. The pathology reports as hamartomatous polyps confirming diagnosis of Peutz - Jeghers Syndrome.

Keywords : invaginations; polyps; hamartomatous; melanotic spots; Peutz - Jeghers Síndrome.

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