Duodenal Crohn disease

Kristi L. Harold, Keith A. Kelly

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Abstract

Patients with primary duodenal Crohn disease are usually managed surgically with gastroenterostomy. In contrast, those with a secondary duodenal fistula developing from a primary nonduodenal site of Crohn disease have the nonduodenal site resected and the duodenal fistula closed with sutures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)50-57
Number of pages8
JournalProblems in General Surgery
Volume16
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 15 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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