CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 · Journal of Digestive Endoscopy 2017; 08(04): 196-198
DOI: 10.4103/jde.JDE_22_17
Case Report
Journal of Digestive Endoscopy

Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis with Anomalous Pancreaticobiliary Ductal Union (Komi’s Type IIIc3) with Santorinocele in a Child: A Rare Case Report

Vineet Mishra
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
A. J. Joseph
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Amit Kumar Dutta
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Sudipto Dhar Chowdhury
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Reuben Thomas Kurien
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Saurabh Jaiswal
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Itish Patnaik
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Parika Kalra
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
,
Sayd Mohamad Rajeeb
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
› Author Affiliations
Further Information

Publication History

Publication Date:
25 September 2019 (online)

  

ABSTRACT

Anomalous pancreaticobiliary ductal union (APBDU) can cause recurrent acute pancreatitis. We describe the case of a 16-year-old boy with recurrent acute pancreatitis. The discussion provides a review of recent literature, supporting use of various diagnostic modalities and surgery as choice of treatment.