[Intermittent obstructive jaundice as a form of presentation of duodenal diverticulum].

@article{Snchez1999IntermittentOJ,
  title={[Intermittent obstructive jaundice as a form of presentation of duodenal diverticulum].},
  author={{\'A}ngel {\'A}lvarez S{\'a}nchez and M A Rivero Cruz and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Ladero Quesada and B Moreno Tello and Manuel D{\'i}az-Rubio},
  journal={Anales de medicina interna},
  year={1999},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={193-5}
}
We report the case of a previously well 89-years-old-healthy man who presented at least four episodes of intermittent obstructive jaundice during the eight months prior to admission in our Hospital. Studies revealed a duodenal diverticulum arising near of the ampulla of Vater. We believed the diverticulum was responsible for the intermittent obstructive jaundice and we performed a choledochoduodenostomy. He had no postoperative complications and was discharged from the hospital asymptomatic… CONTINUE READING

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