Editor's quiz : GI snapshot

February 2008
Gut;Feb2008, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p257
Academic Journal
The article provides an answer to a quiz about the diagnosis of intussusception in a 51-year-old male. It informs that the discovered high-grade B cell lymphoma in the immuno-proliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID) of the male was the final diagnosis of the said disease. It likewise informs that the male died of intravascular coagulation 10 days after the operation. Meanwhile, it informs that IPSID disease is lymphoproliferative disorder characterized by an infiltration of the bowel wall.


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