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Small bowel (small intestine)

Benign tumors and tumor-like conditions

Vascular diseases-general


Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 22 December 2012, last major update August 2012
Copyright: (c) 2003-2012, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

See also enterocolic (lymphocytic) phlebitis

General
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● May mimic Crohn’s disease due to mucosal ulceration or gangrene, submucosal edema, perforation and stenosis
● Usually due to atherosclerosis (Radiol Clin North Am 2008;46:877)
● Also adhesions, fungal infection, periarteritis nodosa, radiation therapy, rheumatoid arthritis, thromboangiitis obliterans

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