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Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Induced Hemorrhage From Asymptomatic Duodenal Diverticulum: Report of Three Cases

Sudhir Sachar, Sunder Goyal, Snigdha Goyal.

Abstract
Usually, duodenal diverticula are asymptomatic. Only 10% are symptomatic and around 1% of patients require surgical intervention due to complications. We present three cases of duodenal diverticula that presented with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) induced upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Two were managed surgically and one could be managed endoscopically and is on proton pump inhibitors with regular follow-up.

Key words: Duodenal diverticula, NSAID, endoscopy



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