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Table 2 Clinical characteristics at presentation showing proportion that presented with vomiting, dehydration, visible peristalsis, palpable epigastric olive mass and other symptoms

From: Infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: a 4-year experience from two tertiary care centres in Cameroon

Characteristic Number Percentage
Vomiting 21 100.0
Constipation 4 19.0
Weight loss 11 52.4
Dehydration 9 42.9
Visible gastric peristalsis 10 47.6
Palpable olive epigastric mass 7 33.3
Other symptoms 4 19.0
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