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Pellagra complicating Crohn's disease.
  1. I. Zaki,
  2. L. Millard
  1. Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK.


    We report a 53-year-old patient with clinical features of pellagra as a complication of Crohn's disease. His symptoms improved rapidly on taking oral nicotinic acid and vitamin B complex. We suggest the paucity of reported cases of pellagra in Crohn's disease is a reflection of poor recognition of this complication.

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