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Ischemic colitis in esophageal substitution: an unusual and lethal complication of colon interposition.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1147395     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This is a report of one patient with the unusual complication of ischemic colitis in a segment of interposed right colon which was used for esophageal substitution. The presentation was unusual in that the patient had three episodes of massive lower gastrointestinal bleeding. The diagnosis was established by selective angiography and a barium contrast study.
D J Pradhan; P M Ikins
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American surgeon     Volume:  41     ISSN:  0003-1348     ISO Abbreviation:  Am Surg     Publication Date:  1975 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-10-10     Completed Date:  1975-10-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370522     Medline TA:  Am Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  427-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Colitis / etiology*,  radiography
Colon / blood supply,  surgery*
Esophagus / surgery*
Middle Aged
Postoperative Complications*
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