Large distal duodenal polyp

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Presents with a Hb of 5.6 ? cause. Normal gastroscopy and colonoscopy.

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Female

Suspected mass at the junction of 3rd and 4th parts of the duodenum (arrow).


MR enterography

MRI enterography for confirmation of suspected CT finding and to exclude other small bowel polyps. Oral preparation with mannitol. Isolated, enhancing polypoidal mass in 3rd part of duodenum with expansion of lumen but no infiltration beyond the wall (or metastatic disease). Not obstructing the lumen.

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Case information

rID: 18290
Published: 27th Jun 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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