[Obscure gastrointestinal bleeding as initial presentation of Crohn's disease diagnosed by small intestinal capsule endoscopy].


The present case illustrates a patient with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding which MiroCam capsule endoscopy showed erosions and ulcers from distal jejunum to ileum. Considering that ileal ulcers where closer to ileocecal valve, ileoscopy was repeated. Diagnosis with new biopsies was Crohn disease. Capsule endoscopy is an innovative technology, which let… (More)


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