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Ulceration of the entire small intestine accompanied by rash, hepatitis and pancytopenia.
  1. R. H. Park,
  2. P. R. Mills,
  3. B. J. Danesh,
  4. R. I. Russell,
  5. D. H. Kennedy,
  6. C. McArdle,
  7. F. D. Lee
  1. University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK.

    Abstract

    A case of acute mucosal ulceration of the entire small intestine accompanied by skin rash, hepatitis and marrow suppression is reported. Recovery was complicated by a severe protein losing enteropathy and small intestinal strictures and the patient died post-operatively of a pulmonary embolism. The aetiology remains unknown.

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