First Report of a Secondary Aortojejunal Fistula Visualized by Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

@article{Despott2011FirstRO,
  title={First Report of a Secondary Aortojejunal Fistula Visualized by Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy},
  author={Edward J Despott and Alberto Murino and Jayne Butcher and Tahir Hussain and David Greenstein and Yaser Naji and Aine O’Rourke and Chris Fraser},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={57},
  pages={256-257}
}
A 79-year-old-man was referred to our institution for investigation of intermittent obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. He had had an elective repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm nine years previously but suffered complications from this as the straight aortic Dacron graft became infected six months postoperatively requiring a year’s course of parenteral antibiotics. The patient’s clinical presentation and past history raised suspicion for a possible diagnosis of aortoenteric fistula (AEF… CONTINUE READING