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O. Vasnev, MD; R. Izrailov, MD; A. Belousov Department of High-Technology Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy, Moscow Clinical Research Center, Moscow Healthcare Department

The paper considers Bouveret’s syndrome, a rare form of obstruction of the bowel due to impaction of a gallstone in the pylorus or duodenum. It also analyzes the current data available in the world literature and the authors’ experience.

Bouveret’s syndrome

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