Brunner, Johann C.

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Johann C., Swiss anatomist, 1653-1727.
Brunner gland hamartoma
Brunner glands - small glands that secrete a substance that neutralizes gastric juice. Synonym(s): duodenal glands
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We report a case of Brunner gland hamartoma of the duodenal bulb with unusual histologic features.
Brunner gland hamartoma is a rare duodenal lesion, which was first described by Cruveilhier at the end of the 19th century.
Brunner gland hamartoma is a benign lesion, which can be treated by limited surgical resection or polypectomy.