TITLE

TO SCOPE OR NOT TO SCOPE: THE ROLE OF ENDOSCOPY IN THE EVALUATION OF AIDS- RELATED DIARRHEA

AUTHOR(S)
Johanson, John F.
PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1996, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p2261
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on the role of endoscopy in the evaluation of AIDS-related diarrhea. Percentage of all AIDS patients who will develop diarrhea at some point in the course of their disease; Reason behind the debate surrounding the diagnosis of AIDS-related diarrhea; Example of a risk factor for AIDS which can influence the frequency and type of associated pathogens.
ACCESSION #
16018941

 

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