ISSN 1308-8734 | E-ISSN 1308-8742
Case Report
Gastric Foregut Duplication Cyst as a Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain
1 Clinic of Radiology, Isparta Military Hospital, Isparta, Turkey  
2 Clinic of Radiology, Beytepe Miltary Hospital, Ankara, Turkey  
3 Clinic of Radiology, Ankara Miltary Hospital, Ankara, Turkey  
4 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey  
Eurasian J Med 2012; 44: 182-184
DOI: 10.5152/eajm.2012.43
Key Words: Computed tomography, Foregut cyst, Stomach, Ultrasonography
Abstract

Gastric foregut cyst is a rare congenital disease. In this report, a gastric foregut cyst in a 22-year-old male patient is presented. Fluid-filled gastric ultrasonography and computed tomography demonstrated a cystic, calcified lesion attached to the anterior gastric wall. The same lesion was observed using upper gastrointestinal endoscopy. An exploratory laparotomy revealed a non-communicating cyst. The cyst was excised surgically, and pathology confirmed the diagnosis.

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