EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT....: The radiologist made the diagnosis

Bebb, J. R.; Latief, K. H.
August 2005
Gut;Aug2005, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p1113
Academic Journal
This article presents a question related to the diagnosis in case of a 59-year-old man who was referred with a one year history of change in bowel habit and a low folate level. The answer to the question is also given. The man had been opening his bowels more frequently but there was no associated abdominal pain or weight loss. Medication consisted of folic acid and he smoked 40 cigarettes a day. Initial blood tests revealed a normal full blood count, urea and electrolytes, liver and thyroid function, glucose, and C reactive protein.


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