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Title: A rare complication of capsule endoscopy, retained in diverticula: A report of two cases
Authors: Saad, Melissa Kyriakos
Fiani, Elias
El Hajj, Imad
Saikaly, Elias
Affiliations: Faculty of Medicine 
Faculty of Medicine 
Faculty of Medicine 
Keywords: Endoscopy
Gastric diverticula
Jejunal diverticula
Retained capsule endoscopy
Issue Date: 2021
Part of: International Journal of Gastrointestinal Intervention
Volume: 10
Issue: 13
Start page: 36
End page: 39
Capsule endoscopy is being widely used to identify the origin of an obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. Capsule retention is one of its complications. Herein, we present 2 cases of a retained capsule one in a gastric diverticula that was managed endoscopically, and one in jejunal diverticula managed by small bowel resection.
DOI: 10.18528/IJGII200023
Open URL: Link to full text
Type: Journal Article
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