Dieulafoy's Lesion: A Rare Location for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage


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Alyesil C., ÖZTURAN İ. U. , DOĞAN N. Ö.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, vol.8, no.3, pp.62-63, 2017 (ESCI) identifier

Abstract

Introduction: Dieulafoy's lesion is a rare and potentially life-threatening cause of gastrointestinal bleeding. Although relatively uncommon, Dieulafoy's lesion can cause massive upper gastointestinal bleeding, especially in elderly patients.