Concurrent findings of achalasia and duodenal duplication in a Down syndrome patient.


The association between Down syndrome and gastrointestinal anomalies such as duodenal and esophageal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistulas, and Hirschsprung's disease is well documented. More recently, an association between Down syndrome and achalasia was reported. In this report, we describe a 48-year-old woman with a history of Down syndrome who presented… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0929-6646(09)60036-X


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