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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 749850, 3 pages
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Case Report

Two Cases of Helicobacter pylori-Negative Gastric Outlet Obstruction in Children

1Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Utah and Primary Children's Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
2Digestive Diseases & Nutrition Center, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
3 Division of Digestive Diseases, Hepatology & Nutrition, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT 06106, USA

Received 8 June 2011; Accepted 4 July 2011

Academic Editors: T. S. Chen and G. Kouraklis

Copyright © 2011 Raza A. Patel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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