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J R Soc Med. 1995 December; 88(12): 692–693.
PMCID: PMC1295413

Systemic vasculitis presenting with massive bowel infarction.


Gastrointestinal involvement in systemic vasculitis occurs in up to 30% of patients. Fortunately intestinal infarction is a rare complication, but if present carries a high mortality, and swift management of the underlying vasculitis is crucial. Two such cases are described.

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