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Anaphylactic shock-induced ischemic proctocolitis following bee stings: first case report.
for hematochezia following resuscitation from a hypotensive shock. The history revealed that while working outdoors, the patient had been attacked by a swarm of bees and received multiple stings,Expand
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Splenic infarction after cyanoacrylate injection for fundal varices.
to hepatitis B infection, who had undergone regular endoscopic variceal therapy for fundal varices, was admitted for secondary prophylaxis. The laboratory findings were unremarkable apart from a lowExpand
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Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis presenting with duodenal ulcer and cholecystoenteric fistula.
A 66-year-old woman presented with a nonhealing duodenal ulcer after undergoing Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy for 1 week and proton pump inhibitor treatment for 4 months. Repeat endoscopyExpand
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Successful salvage treatment of peptic duodenal stenosis with repeat insertion of self-expanding stent after failed balloon dilation.
due to early satiety and indigestion. He had had peptic ulcer disease for several years and had received proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy for a prolonged period at another center withoutExpand
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Typical 18-FDG-PET/CT Findings of Polymyalgia Rheumatica: A Case Report
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is an inflammatory rheumatic condition characterized by generalized pain and morning stiffness in the shoulders, hip girdle, and neck. Since the pathogenesis of PMR isExpand
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A Rare Case of Pericardial Actinomycosis
Actinomycosis is a common chronic suppurative and granulomatous infection caused by anaerobic or microphilic bacteria primarily from the genus Actinomyces. However, Actinomyces is a rare cause ofExpand
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Idiopathic Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis in a Patient with Concomitant Chronic B Viral Hepatitis
Retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF) is a rare, progressive disease characterized by chronic non specific inflammation of the retroperitoneum. Although the pathogenesis of idiopathic retroperitonealExpand
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