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Case 8579

Gastrointestinal obstruction by 3 phytobezoars, 40 years after pyloroplasty

Author(s)
Karadimou V, Stergiouda T, Pitta X, Termentzis G, Karatziou C, Arbara V.
 
Patient
male, 77 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasound examination of the upper abdomen

    Ultrasound examination showing an intaluminal mass in the stomach with hyperechoic archlike surface and marked posterior acoustic shadow

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Study with Gastrografin per os
     

    Distention of the small bowel and 2 intraluminal filling defects, one in the stomach and another one in the duodenum.

     

    Distention of the small bowel and 2 intraluminal filling defects, one in the duodenum and another one in the jejunum.

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT images, axial plane after admission of contrast medium
     

    CT examination demonstrating an intraluminal mass situated in the stomach.

     

    CT examination showing the second intraluminal mass situated in the duodenum.

     

    CT examination showing the third intraluminal mass situated in the jejunum.

     
     
     
Ultrasound examination showing an intaluminal mass in the stomach with hyperechoic archlike surface and marked posterior acoustic shadow
 
Distention of the small bowel and 2 intraluminal filling defects, one in the stomach and another one in the duodenum.
 
Distention of the small bowel and 2 intraluminal filling defects, one in the duodenum and another one in the jejunum.
 
CT examination demonstrating an intraluminal mass situated in the stomach.
 
CT examination showing the second intraluminal mass situated in the duodenum.
 
CT examination showing the third intraluminal mass situated in the jejunum.
 
 
 
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