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Villous adenoma of the rectum with electrolyte depletion, diabetes and hypogonadism.
  1. J. K. Bamford,
  2. H. J. Galbraith,
  3. B. W. Pender
  1. Chelmsford Hospital.


    The case of a woman with a large benign villous papilloma of the rectum, presenting with sodium and water depletion and later complicated by persistent hypokalaemia, is described. The patient also suffered from primary hypogonadism and diabetes.

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