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Cervical Crohn's disease with oesophago-pulmonary fistula.
  1. A. Steel,
  2. N. H. Dyer,
  3. H. R. Matthews
  1. East Birmingham Hospital, UK.


    We report what we believe to be the first case of Crohn's disease involving the cervical oesophagus with an oesophago-pulmonary fistula to the apex of the lung. The proximal location of the disease prevented radical therapy and the patient eventually died from chronic sepsis.

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