SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.29 issue1Cytomegalovirus pancreatitis in immunocompromised patients: A case reportPathological aspects of fatty liver disease author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand



Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google


Revista Colombiana de Gastroenterologia

Print version ISSN 0120-9957


VARGAS R, Rómulo Darío; COSTA B, Valeria Atenea; MOROS, Gonzalo  and  ALVARADO BESTENE, Jaime. A Case Report of Complete Intraoperative Double-balloon Enteroscopy Assisted by Laparoscopy to treat of Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome. Rev Col Gastroenterol [online]. 2014, vol.29, n.1, pp.74-80. ISSN 0120-9957.

Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is characterized by hamartomatous polyps primarily located in the small intestine. Most of these patients undergo several endoscopic or surgical resections. This study reports the case of a female patient who underwent double balloon enteroscopy assisted by intraoperative laparoscopy for resection of polyps.

Keywords : Peutz-Jeghers; double balloon enteroscopy; laparoscopy.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in English | Spanish     · English ( pdf ) | Spanish ( pdf )