DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20170185

Multiple carcinoid tumour of duodenum: an uncommon case

Vivek A. Patil, Bibekananda Mahapatra, Anuraha Panchal, Sandesh R. Deolekar, Soniya A. Patil

Abstract


A 45 years old female patient with complaints of pain in epigastric region since 1 year not responding to proton pump inhibitors underwent oesophagogastroduodenoscopy which showed two duodenal masses. On further investigations diagnosis was duodenal carcinoid tumour. Patient underwent Pylorus Preserving Whipples surgery.

Keywords


Carcinoid tumour of duodenum, Multiple carcinoid tumour of duodenum, Neuroendocrine tumour of duodenum, Pylorus preserving Whipples surgery

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