Rectal stenosis caused by cytomegalovirus colitis.


for watery diarrhea since 1 week. Colonoscopy revealed multiple 3 –6 mm superficial ulcerations in the rectum (l" Fig. 1). The ulcers were shallow and had sharp margins (l" Fig. 2). Cytomegalovirus (CMV) pp65 antigenemia assay (C7-HRP; SRL Inc, Japan) revealed many CMV-positive cells (6/1400 cells). Because CMV viremia was strongly suspected, treatment was… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1214801

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