Upper gastric tract bleeding due to cholecystoduodenal fistula: a case report.

@article{Changku2005UpperGT,
  title={Upper gastric tract bleeding due to cholecystoduodenal fistula: a case report.},
  author={Jia Changku and Shi Shaohua and Zhao Zhicheng and Zheng Shusen},
  journal={Hepato-gastroenterology},
  year={2005},
  volume={52 65},
  pages={1372-4}
}
A 50-year-old man was admitted to our hospital because of a single episode of hematemesis followed by melena for about 14 hours. On gastroendoscopy a 1.2 x 1.4 cm2 deep ulcer was visualized in the back wall of the first part of the duodenum with active bleeding. Digital subtracted angiography showed an obvious leakage of contrast agents from the gallbladder artery. So hemobilia and cholecystoduodenal fistula with upper gastric tract bleeding were diagnosed. Cholecystectomy was performed after… CONTINUE READING