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Surgical management of Brunner's gland hamartoma causing upper GI hemorrhage: report of two cases and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20973329     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Brunner's gland hamartomas are uncommon benign tumor of the duodenum. Most lesions are small and asymptomatic. Occasionally, those lesions may be large and manifest as a rare cause of upper GI hemorrhage or duodenal obstruction. The authors report here two cases of Brunner's gland hamartoma presenting with upper GI hemorrhage that were not amenable to endoscopic polypectomy thus requiring surgical resection. The literature on Brunner's gland hamartoma was reviewed.
Authors:
Chakrapan Euanorasetr; Pattana Sornmayura
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet     Volume:  93     ISSN:  0125-2208     ISO Abbreviation:  J Med Assoc Thai     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-25     Completed Date:  2010-11-09     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7507216     Medline TA:  J Med Assoc Thai     Country:  Thailand    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1232-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University Bangkok, Thailand. racen@mahidol.ac.th
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Brunner Glands / pathology*,  surgery
Duodenal Diseases / complications*,  pathology,  surgery
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / etiology*,  pathology
Hamartoma / complications*,  pathology,  surgery
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Treatment Outcome

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