An unusual case of jaundice in a 2-month-old boy

Vipul Garg, Nirupama Kannikeswaran, Rahul Kaila

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

1 Scopus citations


A 2-month-old previously healthy infant presented to the emergency department with a complaint of projectile vomiting for 4 days and jaundice for the last 2 days. An ultrasound of the abdomen showed no sign of pyloric stenosis. All results of laboratory workups related to gastrointestinal cause for vomiting and jaundice were normal. The patient was admitted for further gastrointestinal workup. Finally, a computed tomographic scan of the head showed active and chronic subdural bilateral hematomas with multiple calvarial fractures consistent with nonaccidental trauma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)860-862
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Emergency Care
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 2011


  • jaundice
  • nonaccidental trauma
  • vomiting


Dive into the research topics of 'An unusual case of jaundice in a 2-month-old boy'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this