Supraduodenal branch of the left hepatic artery: A rare cause of bleeding duodenal ulcer

Academic Article


  • This is a case report describing a rare cause of massive duodenal ulcer hemorrhage resulting from the erosion of the supraduodenal branch of the left hepatic artery. This arterial branch is not a well known variation and is rarely recognized as a source of duodenal bleeding. © 2008 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC.
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    Author List

  • Kapoor BS; Berscheid B; Saddekni S
  • Start Page

  • 789
  • End Page

  • 791
  • Volume

  • 32
  • Issue

  • 4