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Postgrad Med J 78:503 doi:10.1136/pmj.78.922.503
  • SELF ASSESSMENT QUESTIONS

An unusual complication of ulcerative colitis

  1. H R Ferguson,
  2. R P Convery
  1. Department of Medicine, Craigavon Area Hospital, Portadown, Northern Ireland, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Ferguson;
 hrferguson{at}doctors.net.uk
  • Received 10 April 2002
  • Accepted 21 May 2002

Answers on p 507.

A 48 year old man presented with cough, purulent sputum production, wheeze, and reduced exercise capacity. He described rapid weight loss of 9 kg over six months, associated with night sweats. He denied chest pain or haemoptysis. He had …