Esophageal duplication cysts
are usually close to the esophagus (Figure 13).
Keywords: Duplication cyst
, laparoscopic surgery, stomach
They include pericardial and neural cysts, bronchogenic cysts, esophageal duplication cysts
, neurenteric cysts, and cysts of other origin.
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor arising from a gastric duplication cyst
A gangrenous perforated duplication cyst
of the caecum with faecal peritonitis was found during an exploratory laparotomy.
An intestinal duplication cyst
was first described in 1733, and most commonly develops in the ileum on the mesenteric margin or the contralateral side.
is a rare congenital condition that forms during the embryonic period of alimentary tract development.
The findings were consistent with a congenital duplication cyst
arising from the lower third of the esophagus.
Ruptured rectal duplication cyst
with classical bladder exstrophy.
Metastatic adenocarcinoma arising from a small bowel duplication cyst
Based on the constellation of imaging findings, a presumptive diagnosis of bronchogenic cyst was made, given the separation of the cyst from the esophageal wall; however, in the absence of histology, the differential diagnosis included esophageal duplication cyst
Based on the symptoms and investigations, the differential diagnosis of Meckel's diverticulum and alimentary canal duplication cyst
1) The enterogenous type of duplication cyst
, when associated with vertebral anomalies, is known as a neuroenteric cyst.
Differential diagnosis included enteric duplication cyst
, lymphoma and especially in an African setting, hydatid cyst and amoebic abscess.
The accessory pancreatic papilla entering the closed duplication cyst
was the main cause of the pancreatitis in this child.