Unusual Source of Gastrointestinal Bleed and Endoscopic Management

Narendra S Choudhary, Rinkesh Kumar Bansal, Rajesh Puri, Mahesh Kumar Gupta, Gaurav Patil, Vinit Shah, Mukesh Nasa, Randhir Sud
2018 Journal of Digestive Endoscopy  
Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding due to jejunal diverticula is very rare. Capsule endoscopy is a useful diagnostic tool for localizing the bleeding site, but single‑balloon enteroscopy is a good therapeutic modality for the management. Here, we report two cases, in whom the cause of GI bleeding was jejunal diverticula and they managed successfully with endoscopic management.
doi:10.4103/jde.jde_21_16 fatcat:f7vvgjwmjndnjfzqm7cfxece64