TITLE

THE PATIENT WITH DIARRHEA

AUTHOR(S)
Shaiken, Joseph
PUB. DATE
February 1954
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1954, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the challenge posed by patients with chronic diarrhea to gastroenterologists. Review of studies on chronic diarrhea; Classification of chronic diarrhea; Differential diagnosis of chronic diarrhea.
ACCESSION #
18852470

 

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