Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 56, Issue 7, pp 2202–2204 | Cite as

Isolated Russell Body Duodenitis

  • N. M. Savage
  • T. Fortson
  • M. Schubert
  • S. Chamberlain
  • J. Lee
  • P. Ramalingam
Case Report

Keywords

Russell body Helicobacter pylori Gastritis Duodenitis 

Notes

Conflicts of interest

There are no conflicts to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. M. Savage
    • 1
  • T. Fortson
    • 2
  • M. Schubert
    • 3
  • S. Chamberlain
    • 3
  • J. Lee
    • 1
    • 4
  • P. Ramalingam
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pathology (PGY4)Medical College of GeorgiaAugustaUSA
  2. 2.School of MedicineMedical College of GeorgiaAugustaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology/HepatologyMedical College of GeorgiaAugustaUSA
  4. 4.Department of PathologyCharlie Norwood VA Medical CenterAugustaUSA

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