A rare complication of a metal stent

Spiller, Robin
July 2008
Gut;Jul2008, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p973
Academic Journal
A quiz concerning the diagnosis of a 58-year-old man who was admitted to the hospital due to diarrhoea of 5 months duration and 1 month of painless jaundice is presented.


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