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Table 5 Differential diagnosis of gastric lactobezoar

From: Gastric lactobezoar - a rare disorder?

Gastrointestinal obstruction Other types of gastric bezoar Intestinal or colonic bezoar Pyloric stenosis Intestinal stenosis/atresia Paralytic ileus Meconiumileus Volvulus Intussusception
Tumors Tumor of the liver Tumor of the kidney Neuroblastoma GI-lymphoma
Respiratory Infant respiratory distress syndrome Pneumonia Pneumothorax Diaphragmatic hernia
Cardiocirculatory Cardiac malformation Cardiac insufficiency Sepsis Inadequate supply of fluids