Lower gastrointestinal tract bleeding caused by dieulafoy-like lesion synchronous meckel diverticulum: A rare case report
Song-Hu Li, Guang-Yao Wu, Xiao-Dong Lin, Zong-Quan Wen, Mei-Ting Huang, Shao-Ping Yu, Department of Gastroenterology, Dongguan Kanghua Hospital, Dongguan 523080, Guangdong Province, China
Hao Zhang, Department of General Surgery, Dongguan Kanghua Hospital, Dongguan 523080, Guangdong Province, China
Author contributions: Li SH, Wu GY contributed the main work of this article, they are both co-first authors; the study was guided by Yu SP; the endoscopy operation was performed by Wen ZQ, assisted by Lin XD; Zhang H performed the colectomy and exploring laparotomy; data were obtained by Li SH, Wu GY, Lin XD and Huang MT; data were analyzed by Wu GY; the report was written by Li SH and Wu GY; all authors approved the final version.
Institutional review board statement: This case report was exempt from the Ethics Committee of Dongguan Kanghua Hospital.
Informed consent statement: The patient involved in this study gave his written informed consent authorizing use and disclosure of his protected health information.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No conflicts of interest exist.
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Correspondence to: Shao-Ping Yu, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Dongguan Kanghua Hospital, 1000# Dongguan Avenue, Dongguan 523080, Guangdong Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: May 20, 2015
Peer-review started: May 20, 2015
First decision: July 29, 2015
Revised: August 16, 2015
Accepted: September 16, 2015
Article in press: September 18, 2015
Published online: November 16, 2015