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Gut. 1990 June; 31(6): 728–729.
PMCID: PMC1378509

Carcinoid tumour of the common bile duct--a novel complication of von Hippel-Lindau syndrome.


A 30 year old man with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome presented with obstructive jaundice caused by a carcinoid tumour of the mid- and upper common bile duct. This association is probably causally related in view of the propensity for patients with von Hippel-Lindau syndrome to develop neuroendocrine tumours.

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