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[Intraluminal duodenal diverticulum. An unusual duodenal image. Apropos of 3 cases].

Authors
  • Clément, A
  • Chapuis, F
  • D'Izarn, J J
  • Ledoux-Lebard, G
  • Coursault-Durand, R
  • Bonnin, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal de Radiologie
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Nov 01, 1982
Volume
63
Issue
11
Pages
643–646
Identifiers
PMID: 6818341
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A rarely observed digestive tract disorder, an intraluminal duodenal diverticulum is usually discovered during the course of a barium gastroduodenal follow-through examination. Radiological appearances are characteristic: intraluminal globular opaque image surrounded by a clear border. Clinical signs are absent or non-specific, and surgery is rarely indicated, except when the lesions are poorly tolerated or complications develop.

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