Chronic idiopathic lymphangiectasia successfully treated with probiotic therapy

Kane, Leonard; Bickston, Stephen J; Moskaluk, Christopher A; Cominelli, Fabio
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS126
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Chronic Idiopathic Lymphangiectasia Successfully Treated With Probiotic Therapy," by Leonard Kane, Stephen J. Bickston, Christopher A. Moskaluk, and Fabio Cominelli is presented.


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