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Adenocarcinoma at angle of treitz: A report of two cases with review of literature

Author(s): Koli Pushpa | Dewoolkar V | Butale U

Journal: Indian Journal of Cancer
ISSN 0019-509X

Volume: 45;
Issue: 4;
Start page: 179;
Date: 2008;
Original page

Keywords: Adenocarcinoma | angle of treitz | duodenojejunal growth

We report two patients with adenocarcinoma at angle of treitz who presented with upper GI(gastrointestinal) obstruction and underwent segmental resection of duodeno-jejunal junction. Preoperative investigations failed to reveal the nature of the lesion suggesting the elusive nature of these lesions, importance of clinical suspicion and decision-making.
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