An unusual cause of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding.


Question: A 53-year-old woman had been seeing a doctor regularly for liver cirrhosis. Her Child-Pugh score was 8 points and the ascites was well-controlled with diuretics. Her regular blood tests revealed progressive anemia, although she denied any event of melena, hematochezia, or bleeding elsewhere. Her hemoglobin level decreased from 9.0 to 4.5 mg/dL in… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2014.12.048


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