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Cytomegalovirus infection as a cause of ileoanal pouchitis

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Pfau, P.R., Lichtenstein, G.R. Cytomegalovirus infection as a cause of ileoanal pouchitis. Dis Colon Rectum 43, 113–114 (2000). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02237255

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