What are the possible complications of pediatric pyloric stenosis?

Updated: Nov 13, 2018
  • Author: Sathyaseelan Subramaniam, MD, FAAP; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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In the patient that presents with vomiting and has a missed/delayed diagnosis of pyloric stenosis, there is risk of significant dehydration leading to hypovolemic shock.


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