Sep 1, 1977

Duplication of the pylorus found concomitantly with achalasia: congenital or peptic etiology?

The American Journal of Digestive Diseases
A Gupta, D Hollander


A patient is presented with true duplication of the pylorus and concomitant achalasia of the esophagus. This patient has never had peptic ulcer disease and is suspected to have a double pyloric anomaly as a congenital abnormality rather than the result of peptic disease and scarring.

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Esophageal Achalasia
Peptic Ulcer
Esophageal Tissue
Marginal Ulcer
Esophageal Diseases
Entire Esophagus
Morphologically Abnormal Structure (Morphologic Abnormality)
Malignant Neoplasm of Pylorus

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