Lichenoid esophagitis presenting as fatal upper gastrointestinal bleeding in a 52 year-old woman: a case diagnosed by autopsy
作者: Andrew MitchellTony Petrella
作者单位: 1Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital
刊名: BMC Gastroenterology, 2017, Vol.17 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12876-017-0647-0
关键词: LichenoidEsophagitisLichen planusAutopsyCase report
英文摘要: “Lichenoid esophagitis” is a descriptive term for a lichenoid pattern of inflammation in the esophagus for which a precise histologic diagnosis cannot be established. The differential diagnosis includes lichen planus, a drug-related reaction, and viral infection. Lichenoid esophagitis causing death has not been reported previously. We describe a case, diagnosed by autopsy, of lichenoid esophagitis in which massive bleeding from generalized epithelial sloughing and a large longitudinal ulcer proved fatal.
原始语种摘要: “Lichenoid esophagitis” is a descriptive term for a lichenoid pattern of inflammation in the esophagus for which a precise histologic diagnosis cannot be established. The differential diagnosis includes lichen planus, a drug-related reaction, and viral infection. Lichenoid esophagitis causing death has not been reported previously. We describe a case, diagnosed by autopsy, of lichenoid esophagitis in which massive bleeding from generalized epithelial sloughing and a large longitudinal ulcer proved fatal.
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • esophagitis 食管炎
  • autopsy 尸体检剖
  • fatal 致命的
  • lichenoid 苔癣样的
  • planus 平的
  • sloughing 脱落
  • upper 上面的
  • ulcer 溃疡
  • bleeding 模糊不清
  • inflammation 炎症