Plummer Vinson syndrome

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Plummer Vinson syndrome

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The terms "Plummer Vinson syndrome" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Plummer-Vinson syndrome: a case report].
 

Author(s): Iana Silva Dias, Francisco Assis Costa, Alana Costa Borges, Edenilce Evangelista Correia, Márcio Falcão Macedo

Journal: Rev Col Bras Cir. ;40(1):81-2.

 

We present a case of Plummer-Vinson syndrome, which is a rare condition nowadays. The diagnosis was made after years of the disease, many doctors having attended the patient. The treatment consisted of oral supplementation of iron and endoscopic dilatations. The patient is asymptomatic.

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2013

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Plummer-Vinson syndrome and reactive thrombocytosis mask a JAK2-V617F positive myeloproliferative neoplasm.
 

Author(s): Emma Catherine Scott, Stephen Schuster

Journal: Blood. 2011 Dec;118(23):5988.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2012

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Celiac disease presenting as Plummer-Vinson syndrome.
 

Author(s): Leila Mnif, Ali Amouri, Nabil Tahri

Journal: Tunis Med. 2010 Nov;88(11):858.

 

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2010

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The terms "Plummer Vinson syndrome" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Plummer-Vinson syndrome.
 

Author(s): Gottfried Novacek

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Plummer-Vinson or Paterson-Kelly syndrome presents as a classical triad of dysphagia, iron-deficiency anemia and esophageal webs. Exact data about epidemiology of the syndrome are not available; the syndrome is extremely rare. Most of the patients are white middle-aged women, in the ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2006

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Plummer-Vinson syndrome complicated by gastric cancer: a case report.
 

Author(s): T Nagai, E Susami, T Ebihara

Journal: Keio J Med. 1990 Jun;39(2):106-11.

 

Plummer-Vinson syndrome has been brought to attention as a precancerous lesion of hypopharyngeal and cervical lesions of the esophagus, but that involving the stomach is uncommon. We report a case of Plummer-Vinson syndrome with gastric cancer. A brief literature review of this disorder ...

Last Updated: 2 Nov 1990

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