A clinicopathological study of acute necrotising jejunoileitis

Abstract

We describe a variety of acute necrotizing enteritis that is endemic to the Indian subcontinent. During the period 1992–1998, 18 cases of acute jejunoileitis (AJI) were managed. Only those in whom the diagnosis was confirmed at laparotomy have been included in this study. The most common symptoms were abdominal pain (100%), fever (77%), and blood in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00383-002-0714-6

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