Acute esophageal necrosis syndrome.

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Division of Gastroenterology, New York University School of Medicine, 530 First Ave, SKI-9N, New York, NY, 10016, USA, g_gurvits@hotmail.com.

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Name: Indian journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology
ISSN: 0975-0711
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