Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology
Case Report

A rare complication of Crohn disease: Duodenocolic fistula

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Department of Surgery, Medical Park Batıkent Private Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Turk J Gastroenterol 2017; 28: 498-501
DOI: 10.5152/tjg.2017.17327
Read: 1387 Downloads: 498 Published: 25 July 2019

Abstract

Crohn disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory disease that may be observed in random areas of gastrointestinal tract. Fistula formation is common during the course of CD, whereas duodenocolic fistulas are very rare. It is possible to safely perform surgical resection in patients who have severe symptoms of duodenal fistula. In this study, we report a rare case of CD with duodenocolic fistula that has emerged from the previous surgical resection.

 

Cite this article as: Bora G, Sonbahar BÇ, Özalp N. A Rare Complication of Crohn Disease: Duodenocolic Fistula. Turk J Gastroenterol 2017; 28: 498-501.

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