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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 121-124

Brunner's gland adenoma presented with duodenojejunal intussusceptions: A case report and review of literature


1 Department of General Surgery, Abu Arich General Hospital, Saudi Arabia
2 Department of Histopathology, King Fahad Central Hospital-Jizan, Saudi Arabia
3 Department of General Surgery, Rajhi University, Faculty of Medicine, Saudi Arabia

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Tajeddinn Ibrahim Mansour
Abu Arich General Hospital, Abu Arish
Saudi Arabia
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DOI: 10.4103/2320-3846.193988

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Brunner's gland adenoma (BGA) is a very rare benign duodenal lesion, usually asymptomatic. BGA presents with duodenojejunal intussusception (DJI) is a very rare condition; only 2-3 cases have been reported. Here, we present a 45-year-old male, Yamani, presented with a 6-month history of recurrent upper abdominal pain and melena. Computed tomography (CT) with contrast revealed target sign. Laporatomy confirmed DJI with duodenal polyp that acting as a lead point. Histopathology confirmed BGA. To conclude, BGA presents with DJIs is very rare conditions; nonspecific symptoms and less dramatic presentation are possible causes of delay in diagnosis, CT with contrast is usually diagnostic.


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