EDWIN BOROS, M. D.
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The symptomatology of duodenal ulcer and its response to the customary medical and dietary treatment is often regarded as sufficient evidence for its diagnosis, despite the frequent absence of other confirmatory laboratory or roentgoenological data. This so-called characteristic picture of duodenal ulcer may, however, be mimicked by other conditions, one of which presented itself with a similarity of symptoms.
Mrs. H. M., married, age 43, having two children aged 18 and 14, without history of menstrual disorders or miscarriages, dated the onset of her trouble back 3 or 4 years ago, when she noticed a dirrhea as a first symptom
BOROS E. Lambliasis Simulating Duodenal Ulcer: CASE REPORT. Ann Intern Med. ;4:1004–1005. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-8-1004
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(8):1004-1005.
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