Acute lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage secondary to small bowel ascariasis.

@article{Stephen2012AcuteLG,
  title={Acute lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage secondary to small bowel ascariasis.},
  author={Daphne Dewi Stephen and Sze Li Siow},
  journal={The Malaysian journal of medical sciences : MJMS},
  year={2012},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={92-5}
}
Acute lower gastrointestinal haemorrhage secondary to small bowel ascariasis is extremely rare. A high level of suspicion should be maintained when dealing with acute gastrointestinal haemorrhage in migrants and travellers. Small bowel examination is warranted when carefully repeated upper and lower endoscopies have failed to elicit the source of bleeding… CONTINUE READING
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