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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Manuscript ID 6684
Country/Territory Netherlands
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Category Surgery
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Intra-abdominal esophageal duplication cyst: A case report and review of the literature
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Petrus Sebastianus Simon Castelijns, Karlijn Woensdregt, Brigiet Hoevenaars and Gelde Arie Pieter Nieuwenhuijzen
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Corresponding Author Karlijn Woensdregt, MD, Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Michelangelolaan 2, 5623 EJ, Eindhoven, The Netherlands. karlijn.woensdregt@catharinaziekenhuis.nl
Key Words Esophageal duplication cyst; Intra-abdominal; Symptomatic; Laparoscopy
Core Tip Intra-abdominal esophageal duplication cysts are rare entities in adults, especially when they are symptomatic. Since these anomalies can lead to complications surgical excision is advised for all of them. We present a case of a 20-year-old male with colic-like abdominal pain, mimicking symptoms of cholecystolithiasis, but caused by an intra-abdominal duplication cyst of the esophagus. The cyst was excised laparoscopically. The procedure was uneventful and the patient was free of symptoms. This case shows that one must consider the diagnosis of a symptomatic intra-abdominal esophageal duplication cyst when more common diagnoses to account for the patient’s symptoms are excluded.
Publish Date 2014-07-20 20:11
Citation Castelijns PSS, Woensdregt K, Hoevenaars B, Nieuwenhuijzen GAP. Intra-abdominal esophageal duplication cyst: A case report and review of the literature. World J Gastrointest Surg 2014; 6(6): 112-116
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-9366/full/v6/i6/112.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4240/wjgs.v6.i6.112
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