OA Surgery

Case report

Lower GI Surgery

Bassiouny IE, Abbas TO. Omental cysts in children: Report of two cases. OA Surgery 2013 Nov 01;1(1):1.


Omental cysts are the least common variety of intraabdominal cystic lesions encountered in children. They are often identified incidentally, although they may also cause acute abdominal pain. We describe here two girls with omental cysts with very unusual clinical presentations.

Corresponding Author

Tariq O. Abbas, IMRCS (Ire), Resident, Pediatric Surgery Department, Hamad General Hospital, P.O. Box 3050. Email: Tariq2c@hotmail.com, Tabbas@hmc.org.qa