TITLE

EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Gut;Aug2007, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p1164
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of wireless capsule endoscopy (WCE) in the diagnosis of multiple aphtoid ulcerations of the small intestine in a woman with Crohn's disease (CD). It is accounted that the use of WCE is usually enough evidence to direct the appropriate treatment for CD. Since the first treatment did not give appropriate reaction to the patient, double balloon endoscopy was performed to histologically confirm the diagnosis of CD.
ACCESSION #
25972149

 

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