Helicobacter pylori in ectopic gastric mucosa in Meckel's diverticulum.

Abstract

We report a case of a 25-year-old man who presented with a large rectal bleed and positive Meckel's scan followed by surgical excision of a Meckel's diverticulum. The diverticulum was lined by gastric body type mucosa showing evidence of active chronic gastritis associated with the presence of Helicobacter pylori organisms, these being identified… (More)

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