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Severe abdominal vasculitis with hepatitis B antigenemia

American Journal of Surgery

Nov 1, 1980

S AnurasR W Summers

Abstract

Two cases of necrotizing abdominal vasculitis associated with hepatitis B are reported. The diagnosis of mesenteric vasculitis is often delayed, and intestinal perforation is common. Early recognition of the disease and early treatment with corticosteroid and immunosuppressive drugs may...read more

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Vasculitis
Intestinal Perforation
Corticosteroid [EPC]
Mesentery
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Biopsy of Rectum (Procedure)
Abdomen
Mesenteric Arteries
Biopsy
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Severe abdominal vasculitis with hepatitis B antigenemia

American Journal of Surgery

Nov 1, 1980

S AnurasR W Summers

PMID: 7435831

DOI: 10.1016/0002-9610(80)90060-4

Abstract

Two cases of necrotizing abdominal vasculitis associated with hepatitis B are reported. The diagnosis of mesenteric vasculitis is often delayed, and intestinal perforation is common. Early recognition of the disease and early treatment with corticosteroid and immunosuppressive drugs may...read more

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Vasculitis
Intestinal Perforation
Corticosteroid [EPC]
Mesentery
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Biopsy of Rectum (Procedure)
Abdomen
Mesenteric Arteries
Biopsy

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Paper Details
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