Protein-losing enteropathy in a young African-American woman with abdominal pain, diarrhea and hydronephrosis

Academic Article

Abstract

  • The case of a 21-year-old African-American woman who presented with abdominal pain, diarrhea and hydronephrosis and who proved to have protein-losing enteropathy secondary to systemic lupus erythematosus is discussed. This is an unusual complication of lupus.
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    Author List

  • Gornisiewicz M; Rodriguez M; Smith JK; Saag K; Alarc√≥n GS
  • Start Page

  • 835
  • End Page

  • 840
  • Volume

  • 10
  • Issue

  • 12