Giardia Lamblia

Soto, Julio M.; Dreiling, David A.
March 1977
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1977, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p265
Academic Journal
A case of chronic cholecystitis and duodenojejunitis secondary to Giardia lamblia is presented. Though well documented as a cause of duodenitis, this condition is not a common finding in the United States and hence the diagnosis is not made routinely. This case illustrates an instance where giarditic duodenojejunitis may have been masquerading as a chronic cholecystitis.


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