TITLE

EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Gut;Sep2006, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p1289
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents an answer to a question on the diagnosis of a disease in a patient as revealed by the computed tomography (CT) of his abdomen and his colonic specimen. The CT scan revealed the existence of free intraperitoneal gas anterior to the liver. However, no microscopic features of inflammatory bowel disease were discovered. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug induced distal colonic perforation and ulceration was the diagnosis.
ACCESSION #
22184112

 

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