Atlas of Gastroenterological Endoscopy
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Adenoma (glands of Brunner)
Brunneroma Brunneroma
Both figures depict a polypoid tumor of the upper duodenum. Histology reveals tumorous growth of the glands of brunner, which implies benign proliferation. The tumor initially presented as repeated life- threatening gastrointestinal hemorrhages. Bleeding occurrred all over the adenomatous tissue.
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