Double Pylorus: An Uncommon Endoscopic Finding

Onur Keskin, Irfan Soykan


Fistulas that occur between the stomach and duodenum give the appearance of a “double pylorus. This is a rare endoscopic finding and it can be either congenital or acquired as in most of the cases which occurs as a complication of peptic ulcer disease and less frequently as a complication of gastric malignancy. In this report we present the endoscopic findings of two patients with double pylorus one patient occuring as a result of peptic ulcer disease and the other one is resulting from gastric malignancy.

J Med Cases. 2012;3(3):172-173


Double pylorus; Peptic ulcer disease; Gastric carcinoma

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