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Other Diseases of the Duodenum

  • Jun Haeng Lee
  • Woo Chul Chung
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Abstract

In this chapter, we are demonstrating representative endoscopic findings of miscellaneous duodenal diseases: duodenal diverticulum, angiodysplasia, and duodenal varix. Also, in Henoch-Schonlein purpura, the duodenum is the most frequent site of gastrointestinal manifestation. Ascaris lumbricoides is associated with malnutrition, iron-deficiency anemia, and growth retardation.

Keywords

Diverticulum Angiodysplasia Varix Henoch-Schonlein purpura Ascaris lumbricoides 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical CenterSungkyunkwan University School of MedicineSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of Internal Medicine, St. Vincent’s Hospital, College of MedicineThe Catholic University of KoreaSuwonSouth Korea

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