The American Journal of Digestive Diseases

, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 515–518 | Cite as

Intestinal lipodystrophy (Whipple's disease)

Follow-up case report
  • Robert C. Hunter
  • John P. Ray
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Keywords

Public Health Lipodystrophy Intestinal Lipodystrophy 

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© Hoeber Medical Division of Harper & Row, Publishers 1962

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert C. Hunter
    • 1
  • John P. Ray
    • 1
  1. 1.From William Beaumont General HospitalEl Paso

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