TITLE

Whipple's Disease: A Review

AUTHOR(S)
Comer, Gail M.; Brandt, Lawrence J.; Abissi, Christopher J.
PUB. DATE
February 1983
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1983, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Summarizes the clinical and pathological findings of Whipple's disease (WD) and examines data and speculations concerning its etiology and pathogenesis. Clinical manifestations of the disease; Common symtoms reported; Stages of the clinical course of untreated WD.
ACCESSION #
16242460

 

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