Small Bowel Intussusception Caused by a Jejunal Polyp in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome: A Case Treated with Double Balloon Enteroscopy.

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Summary of "Small Bowel Intussusception Caused by a Jejunal Polyp in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome: A Case Treated with Double Balloon Enteroscopy."

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Department of Gastroenterology, National Medical Center, Seoul, Korea.

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Name: Digestive diseases and sciences
ISSN: 1573-2568
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A hereditary disease caused by autosomal dominant mutations involving CHROMOSOME 19. It is characterized by the presence of INTESTINAL POLYPS, consistently in the JEJUNUM, and mucocutaneous pigmentation with MELANIN spots of the lips, buccal MUCOSA, and digits.

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