Dr Francis J. Tedesco

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Nineteen patients with the Mallory-Weiss lesion diagnosed by panendoscopy are presented. This represents 10.5% of 180 acute upper-gastrointestinal bleeders. Only 36.8% of these 19 patients had a history of heavy ethanol intake and 26% had hiatus hernias. In addition to the Mallory-Weiss lesion, abnormalities in 63% were noted on endoscopy. None of the(More)
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