Recurrent Dieulafoy’s disease with surgical management: diagnosis by endoscopic ultrasonography. D. Martínez Ares, J. Souto Ruzo, J. Yáñez López, P. Alonso. Request PDF on ResearchGate | Enfermedad de Dieulafoy duodenal: a propósito de un caso | Dieulafoy’s disease is a rare cause of bleeding in either the. Oesophagogastroduodenoscopy showed the characteristic appearance of Dieulafoy lesions—tiny punctuate lesions along the lesser curve of the.

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We report a case of Dieulafoy’s disease in the duodenum of a 68 year old man presenting with haemorrhage of the upper digestive tract, which was confirmed by histologically.

Si continua navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. Treatment to reverse a severe coagulopathy is important before endoscopy, particularly when endoscopic therapy is contemplated. A case report of Dieulafoy’s disease of the duodenum. The specific therapeuticmodality used seems to depend on the availability andpersonal experience with a particular technique. Se continuar a navegar, consideramos que aceita o seu uso. Final status of the therapy with glue, The patient did not present no subsequent bleeding.

Dieulafoy’s disease is a rare cause of bleeding in either the upper or lower digestive tract.

The Diagnostic Dilemma of Dieulafoy’s Lesion

Alternatively, in patients with refractory bleeding Interventional Radiology may be consulted for an angiogram with subselective embolization. The consensus seems to be that it is caused by an abnormally large-calibre persistent tortuous submucosal artery. To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior.


Dieulafoy lesions of the GI tract: Upper gastrointestinal dieulafoy’s lesions and endoscopie treatment: Video Endoscopic Sequence 6 of 8. Here you can observe part of the previous endoscopy practiced one day before where we almost discovered this lesion hidden beneath the blood clot. The diagnosis of Dieulafoy’s disease is not always easy, especially when no active bleeding is observed during endoscopy.

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Video Endoscopic Sequence 5 of 6. Final status of the exulceratio simplex treated with APC. The next day there was recurrence of bleeding, a second therapeutic endoscopy was performed.

Angiography with gel-foam embolization is a relatively rare form of management but can be an effective final resort if endoscopic treatment fails.

The video displays a large submucosal vessel. J Clin Gastroenterol ; 36 4: Endoscopic Management of Dieulafoy’s Lesion. Most of these lesions are located in the stomach enfwrmedadalthough they may also appear in other parts of the gastrointestinal tract such as the duodenum, jejunum or rectum.

Contrariwise, APC involves hovering the probe over the lesion without lesion contact[. Paris, Masson et Cie: The agents used include epinephrine, alcohol, ethanolamine, cyanoacrylate glue, polidocanol, thrombin, and hypertonic saline.

Extravasation as stated may be the only finding at times. Clinical application of argon plasma coagulation dieylafoy gastrointestinal endoscopy: His hemoglobin was 8. Video Endoscopic Sequence 8 of Proctitis Radiation proctitis Proctalgia fugax Rectal prolapse Anismus. Dieulafoy, a French surgeon, described three cases inbut the first case was in fact described by Gallard in However, unlike most other aneurysmsthese are thought to be developmental malformations rather than degenerative changes.


Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. Video Endoscopic Sequence 2 of 7. Senger Jenna-Lynn, Kanthan Rani.

A Dieulafoy lesion can easily be over-looked, asconcomitant lesions such as ulcers or varices, may wrongly beconsidered responsible for the bleeding episode. Injection therapy most commonly involves local injection of epinephrine, sclerosing agents sclerotherapyor cyanoacrylate. Actively bleeding the ulcer.

Clinical presentation, endoscopic findings, rnfermedad endoscopic therapy.

Dieulafoy’s lesion

Please review our privacy policy. This has been demonstrated by histological examination of resected specimens and by postmortem examinations. There has been on-going debate in regards to its correlation with dieklafoy underlying mucosa resulting in several detrimental complications.

Clinique Medicale de l’HotelDieu de Paris. Video Endoscopic Sequence 2 of 8.

Dieulafoy’s lesion – Wikipedia

Peritonitis Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis Hemoperitoneum Pneumoperitoneum. Gastrointest Endosc ; 50 6: Other diagnostic utilities that have been used include the additional use of endoscopic ultrasound [ 32 ]. Therapeutic endoscopy for recently bleeding peptic ulcers depends upon the Forrest criteria, with endoscopic therapy recommended only for lesions that are actively bleeding or oozing, that have a visible vessel, or perhaps have an adherent clot[.

Video Endoscopic Sequence 3 of 9.