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Title: Chronic intestinal pseudoobstruction and ophthalmoplegia in a patient with mitochondrial myopathy
Author: Cervera i Segura, Ricard, 1960-
Bruix Tudó, Jordi
Bayés Rusiñol, Àngels
Blesa González, Rafael
Illa Sendra, Isabel
Coll, J.
García Pugés, Antonio Manuel
Keywords: Obstrucció intestinal
Oftalmopaties
Paràlisi
Intestinal obstruction
Ophthalmopathies
Paralysis
Issue Date: 1988
Publisher: BMJ Group
Abstract: A 38 year old woman having chronic intestinal pseudoobstruction associated with mitochondrial myopathy is reported. The clinical and radiographic features suggested the diagnosis of chronic intestinal pseudoobstruction. Muscular atrophy and ophthalmoplegia led to muscle biopsy, which disclosed accumulation of normal and abnormal mitochondria ('ragged red fibres'), characteristic of mitochondrial myopathy.
Note: Reproducció digital del document publicat a: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/gut.29.4.544
It is part of: Gut, 1988, vol. 29, núm. 4, p. 544-547
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/18672
ISSN: 0017-5749
Appears in Collections:Articles publicats en revistes (Medicina)

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