Gastric ischemia: an undescribed manifestation of NSAID abuse

Chalasani, Rambabu; Khurana, Vikas
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS195
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Gastric Ischemia: An Undescribed Manifestation of NSAID Abuse" by Rambabu Chalasani and Vikas Khurana is presented.


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