Duodenocolic fistula: an unusual complication of duodenal diverticulum

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum
P Chapuis, J R Wallace

Abstract

The management of two patients with benign duodenocolic fistula is reported. In both patients, laparotomy clearly demonstrated the origin of a fistulous tract arising from a duodenal diverticulum. Microscopic examination of the diverticula failed to disclose the presence of either gastric or pancreatic tissue.

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Citations

Nov 1, 1985·Diseases of the Colon and Rectum·C M Ferguson, A C Moncure

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Colonic Diseases
Colon Diverticulum Anatomic Structure
Duodenal Diseases
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