Clinical relevance of colonic lesions in cirrhotic patients with portal hypertension.
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Aug 01, 2006
Colonic lesions are frequent in cirrhotic patients, but statistical analysis showed that these lesions are not specific for the disease and do not correlate with the etiology and degree of cirrhosis, with the endoscopic treatment of esophageal varices, or with the risk of bleeding from the lower gastrointestinal tract.
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