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Title: Collagenous gastritis : a rare cause of anaemia in childhood
Authors: Vella, Cecil
Pullicino, Edgar
Fearne, Christopher
Keywords: Collagen -- Gastritis -- Malta -- Case studies
Anemia in children
Anemia in children -- Etiology
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: Malta Medical Journal
Citation: Vella, C., Pullicino, E., & Fearne, C. (2010). Collagenous gastritis : a rare cause of anaemia in childhood. Malta Medical Journal, 22(1), 34-36.
Abstract: We report a thirteen year old boy presenting with severe iron deficiency anaemia. Initial extensive investigation failed to reveal an obvious cause. Subsequently a diagnosis of collagenous gastritis was made. To our knowledge this is the first report of a patient with this rare condition in the Maltese Islands.
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