oa Modern Medicine - Anaemia and other late complications of gastric surgery
|Article Title||Anaemia and other late complications of gastric surgery|
|© Publisher:||Infixion Media (Pty) Ltd|
|Affiliations||1 University College, London|
|Publication Date||Feb 1981|
|Pages||51 - 54|
|Keyword(s)||Anaemia, Gastric surgery, Haematology, Iron-deficiency anaemia, Late complications and Malabsorption|
About half of all patients who undergo gastric surgery for peptic ulcer eventually develop iron deficiency but, since symptomatic anaemia is uncommon, the deficiency may go undetected for yean.
Article metrics loading...