Title

CMV Colitis Mimicking Crohn's Disease in a Patient With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

Publication/Presentation Date

9-1-1987

Abstract

The spectrum of gastrointestinal tract infections observed in patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) has been widening rapidly. Patients with cytomegaloviral (CMV infection of the colon have been described predominantly as having cecal disease or a superficial colitis. We report a patient with scattered deep colonic ulcerations, mimicking Crohn's disease and representing another appearance of CMV colitis.

Volume

38

Issue

3

First Page

227

Last Page

228

ISSN

0846-5371

Disciplines

Medical Pathology | Pathology

PubMedID

2821006

Department(s)

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Pathology Laboratory Medicine Faculty

Document Type

Article