Heterotopic gastric mucosa in jejunum: A rare case report.

  • Jan Mohammad Rather Dept of Minimal Access Bariatric and GI surgery,Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
  • Sobia Manzoor Skims
  • Rauf Ahmad Wani Department of General & Minimal Invasive Surgery SKIMS
Keywords: Heterotopic gastric mucosa, bleeding, anaemia

Abstract

Heterotopic gastric mucosa (HGM) has been described as an incidental finding in various parts of gastrointestinal tract. HGM of the small bowel is a congenital disorder with variable manifestations like bleeding, obstruction or perforation, penetration into adjacent organs, and fistulization. We present a case of a 55 year old female being evaluated for anemia associated with recurrent episodes of diarrhoea and dyspepsia. The cause was found to be HGM in the
jejunum.

Author Biographies

Jan Mohammad Rather, Dept of Minimal Access Bariatric and GI surgery,Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon

M.S, Senior Registrar

 

Rauf Ahmad Wani, Department of General & Minimal Invasive Surgery SKIMS

M.S., Additional Professor (Colorectal Surgery)

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Published
2019-03-29
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Rather JM, Manzoor S, Wani RA. Heterotopic gastric mucosa in jejunum: A rare case report. jms [Internet]. 2019Mar.29 [cited 2019Apr.22];22(1). Available from: http://jmsskims.org/index.php/jms/article/view/381
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