duodenal diverticulum

du·o·de·nal di·ver·tic·u·lum

a diverticulum of the duodenum that is often found projecting from the duodenum near the duodenal papilla.
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MDCT of intraluminal "windsock" duodenal diverticulum with surgical correlation and multiplanar reconstruction.
Intraluminal duodenal diverticulum is a rare congenital cause of duodenal obstruction.
Perforation of a duodenal diverticulum secondary to blunt abdominal trauma is even more unusual; only 23 cases have been reported.
Poostizadeh A, Gow KW, Al-Mahmeed T, Allardyce DB: Traumatic perforation of duodenal diverticulum.
D'Alessio MJ, Rana A, Martin JA et al: Surgical management of intraluminal duodenal diverticulum and coexisting anomalies.
Nosher JL, Seaman WB: Association of intraluminal duodenal diverticulum with acute pancreatitis.
Intraluminal duodenal diverticulum causing pancreatitis in a patient with a polysplenia syndrome.
An upper gastrointestinal series and small-bowel Gastrografin (Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ) study showed a large duodenal diverticulum in the third portion.
An Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatogram (ERCP) was precluded due to the difficulty of the duodenal diverticulum obscuring the ampulla of Vater.
The histology of the operative specimen revealed cholesterol polyps in the distal CBD associated with a juxta-papillary duodenal diverticulum (Figure 2).
Endoscopic removal of entrapped coins from an intraluminal duodenal diverticulum 20 years after ingestion.