Endoscopic removal of a large ulcerated Brunner's gland adenoma

Endoscopy. 1986 Sep;18(5):199-201. doi: 10.1055/s-2007-1018373.


A case of a large and ulcerated Brunner's gland adenoma presenting as chronic blood loss and resected endoscopically with complete resolution of symptoms. The pathological features of the tumour and the therapeutic approaches are discussed with particular reference to endoscopic surgery.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adenoma / pathology
  • Adenoma / surgery*
  • Brunner Glands / pathology
  • Brunner Glands / surgery*
  • Duodenal Neoplasms / pathology
  • Duodenal Neoplasms / surgery*
  • Duodenoscopy* / methods
  • Duodenum / surgery*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged