[Cecal cytomegalovirus infection following appendicectomy in a patient with ulcerative colitis].

Abstract

We report a patient who, 3 months after being diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, was admitted to hospital because of malaise and right lower abdominal pain. An open appendectomy was performed. Histological study showed ulcerative colitis affecting the appendix. After surgery, the patient presented a refractory outbreak of ulcerative colitis requiring… (More)

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@article{Netto2005CecalCI, title={[Cecal cytomegalovirus infection following appendicectomy in a patient with ulcerative colitis].}, author={C de G Netto and Mercedes Vergara and Xavier Calvet and Enric Brullet and Rebeca Bella and Eva Musul{\'e}n}, journal={Gastroenterologia y hepatologia}, year={2005}, volume={28 5}, pages={285-8} }