Case Report
Volume 3 Issue 5 - 2020
An Unexpected Case of Acute Abdomen in a Young Adult: Duodenal Diverticulitis
Khaoula El Montacer*, N EL Gasmi, Ahmed Bellabah, Mohammed Tahiri, Fouad Haddad, Wafaa Hliwa and Wafaa Badre
Hepato-Gastro-Enterology Department, Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Morocco
*Corresponding Author: Khaoula El Montacer, Resident, Hepato-Gastro-Enterology Department, Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Morocco.
Received: March 05, 2020; Published: April 11, 2020


Duodenal diverticulitis is a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for the practitioner. We report our experience with a 29 yearold female who presented with acute abdominal pain and elevated leukocytes and was diagnosed with non-perforated duodenal diverticulitis that was successfully treated with antibiotics..

Keywords: Duodenal Diverticulitis; Antibiotics


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