Pneumatosis intestinalis of the entire gastrointestinal tract

BMJ 2016; 352 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i277 (Published 22 January 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;352:i277
  1. Lisa Richters, gynaecologist1,
  2. De-Hua Chang, radiologist 2,
  3. Norma Jung, infectiologist3
  1. 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cologne, D-50924 Cologne, Germany
  2. 2Department of Radiology, University of Cologne, Germany
  3. 3Department I of Internal Medicine, University of Cologne, Germany
  1. norma.jung{at}uk-koeln.de

A woman being treated for metastatic breast cancer with capecitabine was admitted with bloody diarrhoea. She developed an acute abdomen three days later. …

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