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BACKGROUND A multicenter research study of Down syndrome patients was carried out to estimate the prevalence of celiac disease in patients with Down syndrome and to show clinical characteristics and laboratory data of Down syndrome patients. METHODS The authors studied 1,202 Down syndrome patients. Fifty-five celiac disease patients (group 1) were(More)
von Willebrand type I disease is an hereditary coagulation disorder characterized by a deficiency of the factor VIII complex: VIII: C, vWF:Ag, vWF:RCoF. The clinical features of this disease are spontaneous bleeding and mucosal or cutaneous bleeding following minimal injuries. The authors describe a case of a 4-year girl with recurrent episodes of(More)
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