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Indian Journal of Gastroenterology

, Volume 38, Issue 1, pp 83–84 | Cite as

Primary aortoesophageal fistula: A rare cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding

  • Ankur GuptaEmail author
  • Arjun Poptani
  • Ambarish Satwik
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AG, AP, and AS declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyMax HospitalDehradunIndia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyMax HospitalDehradunIndia
  3. 3.Department of Vascular SurgerySir Ganga Ram HospitalNew DelhiIndia

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