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Case Review Volume 2 Issue 5

The Gargantuan Ooze-Dieulafoy’s Lesion

Anubha Bajaj*

Consultant Histopathologist, A.B. Diagnostics, India

*Corresponding Author: Anubha Bajaj, Consultant Histopathologist, A.B. Diagnostics, India.

Received: May 11, 2021; Published: July 16, 2021

Preface

Dieulafoy’s lesion is an exceptional condition engendering massive haemorrhage of the upper gastrointestinal tract on account of vascular anomalies which initiate an acute, fatal condition with inadequate haemostasis. The disorder configures around < 2% of gastrointestinal haemorrhages and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality when appropriate discernment and efficacious treatment or standard endoscopic manoeuver is delayed.

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  11. Image 1 Courtesy: Practical gastroenterology.
  12. Image 2 Courtesy: Wikipedia.com.
  13. Image 3 Courtesy: Basic Medical Key.
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Citation

Citation: Anubha Bajaj. “The Gargantuan Ooze-Dieulafoy’s Lesion”. Acta Scientific Computer Sciences 2.5 (2021): 07-11.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2021 Anubha Bajaj. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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