Wheezes, blisters, bumps and runs: multisystem manifestations of a Crohn's disease flare-up

Bhat, Mamatha; Dawson, David
September 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/25/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 7, p715
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article offers the case study of a 37 year old woman suffering from psoriasis and ulcerative proctitis with blistering skin lesions on her lower legs. It states that by 3rd of her admission to the hospital she experienced progressively worsening wheezing and dyspnea. The endoscopic appearance of the patient who had previously received a diagnosis of ulcerative proctitis, showed the presence of the Crohn's disease.


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