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A Clinical Study of the Congenital Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis.

Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1979;22(11):970-976.
Published online November 15, 1979.
A Clinical Study of the Congenital Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis.
Yo Joong Kim, Churl Jin Park, Jae Chung Lee, Joo Hyun Kim
Department of Pediatric, Catholic Medical College, Seoul, Korea.
선천성 비후성 유문 협착증의 임상적 관찰
김요중, 박철진, 이재청, 김주현
가톨릭의대 소아과학교실
A Clinical study was carried out on 39 cases with congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis who were admitted to the department of Pediatrics, Catholic Medical College, during the 7 years 8 months from January 1971 to August 1978. The following results were obrained. 1. The age incidence was highest in the 2-4 weeks of age and 82.0% were under the 8 weeks. Af age Male to female ratio was 12:1. 2. The age at onset was within 3 weeks of age in the majority cases(69.2%). 3. In distribution of birth weight, the majority cases(75%) were 3.0~4.0kg. and 18 cases(46%) were first born bady. 4. In the body weight percentile on admission, the jahority cases(75.4%) were under the 25 percentile. 5. The kinds of feeding in order of frequency were breast(41.0%), bottle(30.8%) and mixed feeding(28.2%). 6. The average duration of symptoms prior to operation was 17 days. 7. On the physical examination, gastric peristaltic wave was observed in 30 cases(77%) and the pyloric tumor mass was palpated in 26 cases(67%). And Projectile vomitiong and dehydration were observed in all cases. 8. Barium meal X-ray study showed the string sign in 33 cases(88.9%).

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