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Leiomyoma of the duodenum presenting as a pyogenic liver abscess.
  1. A. Selvam,
  2. L. J. Donaldson,
  3. G. S. Sokhi


    Leiomyoma of the duodenum is a rare condition which is most often diagnosed only as an incidental finding at post-mortem. It may present clinically with pain or haemorrhage. A case is described of degeneration of a leiomyoma of the fourth part of the duodenum giving rise to pyogenic liver abscess. There is no previous report of this association in the literature.

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