Case 42

Alissa J. Walsh, Otto C. Buchel, Jane Collier and Simon P.L. Travis

in Oxford Case Histories in Gastroenterology and Hepatology

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Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199557899
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753329 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 42

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A 35-year-old single mother from a remote part of South Africa was referred from the neurology unit for evaluation of abnormal liver enzymes. She had presented initially with transverse myelitis. She was on antihypertensive medication and had had a Caesarian section 6 years before. Apart from the weakness in her lower limbs and dysuria, she volunteered no other symptoms.

Chapter.  1721 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Gastroenterology

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