TITLE

Double lumen duodenum in a patient with melaena

AUTHOR(S)
Liu, K.-l.; Tsang, Y.-M.; J.-T.Lin; Wang, H.-P.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Mar2008, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p343
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case of a 40-years-old woman suffering from acute intestine disease. The patient is admitted to the emergency department due acute epigastric and tarry stools. Diagnosis findings identify a wind sock sign in the duodenum by a narrow radiolucent line. Some of the common complications of the disease includes bleeding, obstruction cholangitis and pancreatitis. Endoscopic surgery is suggested as an effective medical approach in treating symptomatic patients.
ACCESSION #
31301018

 

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