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Extensive alimentary and genital ulceration, mesenteric cysts, malabsorption, T-lymphocyte depletion and subsequent anaplastic bladder carcinoma
  1. M. C. Bateson,
  2. J. S. Beck,
  3. J. Clark,
  4. K. Baxby,
  5. Ian A. D. Bouchier


    The occurrence of several unusual disorders in a single patient prompted the question as to whether these may all have been part of a single syndrome, and the possible differential diagnosis is discussed in detail.

    The case was thought to be an instance of acquired T-lymphocyte depletion leading to the development of premature malignant disease.

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