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A caecal diaphragm in cystic fibrosis

Lucas, J.S., Griffiths, M.D. and Rolles, C.J. (1997) A caecal diaphragm in cystic fibrosis European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 9, (6), pp. 629-631. (PMID:9222742).

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Abstract

A right iliac fossa mass may be a difficult diagnostic problem in a patient with cystic fibrosis. We present a patient with such a mass who was thought to have a non-obstructing intussusception on clinical and radiological grounds. However, at laparotomy she was found to have a pathology not previously described in cystic fibrosis. She had a partial diaphragm almost blocking the lumen to her appendix. The differential diagnosis of a right iliac fossa mass is considered and the cause of her pathology discussed.

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Published date: June 1997

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Local EPrints ID: 173561
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/173561
ISSN: 0954-691X
PURE UUID: 8ca394c9-f2e0-448b-a32a-df589e99b819

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Date deposited: 04 Feb 2011 12:01
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 12:13

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Author: J.S. Lucas
Author: M.D. Griffiths
Author: C.J. Rolles

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