AffiliationDepartment of Surgery, Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland. firstname.lastname@example.org
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CitationCollagenous colitis as a possible cause of toxic megacolon. 2009, 178 (1):115-7 Ir J Med Sci
JournalIrish journal of medical science
AbstractCollagenous colitis is a microscopic colitis characterized by normal appearing colonic mucosa on endoscopy. It is regarded as a clinically benign disease which rarely results in serious complications. We report a case of toxic megacolon occurring in a patient with collagenous colitis. This is the first reported case of toxic megacolon occurring in this subset of patients.
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