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Case 20 

Case 20
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Case 20
Author(s):

Alissa J. Walsh

, Otto C. Buchel

, Jane Collier

, and Simon P.L. Travis

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199557899.003.20
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date: 22 October 2019

A 36-year-old woman, who worked as a bank teller, was referred with an 18-month history of epigastric pain. The referring family practitioner had checked Helicobacter pylori serology, which was positive. Triple eradication therapy had been prescribed and her symptoms had settled for a while, but recurred. Serology for H. pylori was again positive. Triple therapy was again given, but symptoms persisted. She was referred for consideration of endoscopy.

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