Gastrointestinal Mucormycosis Initially Manifest as Hematochezia from Arterio-Enteric Fistula

@article{Cloyd2014GastrointestinalMI,
  title={Gastrointestinal Mucormycosis Initially Manifest as Hematochezia from Arterio-Enteric Fistula},
  author={Jordan M Cloyd and Janice Brown and Tiffany J. Sinclair and David Jenks and Jay C Desai and Teri Elkins Longacre and Venita Chandra and Andy Dennis Shelton},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={59},
  pages={2905-2908}
}
A 41-year-old man was evaluated in the emergency department for acute hematochezia accompanied by hemorrhagic shock. Ten months prior to presentation, he had received a hematopoietic stem cell transplant from an HLA-matched, related donor for Philadelphia chromosome-positive B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). He also had a history of Stage III rectal cancer treated with neo-adjuvant chemoradiation (cetuximab/capecitibine), low anterior resection, and adjuvant chemotherapy (capecitabine… CONTINUE READING

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