Gastroenterology Quiz

Resident & Staff Physician®, May 2005, Volume 0, Issue 0

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repared by Marc Itskowitz, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, and

Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa

A 56-year-old man complained of abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting for 1 week. An x-ray was taken after a barium swallow, revealing the diagnosis (Figure).

What's Your Diagnosis?

What's the Diagnosis?

  • Gastric carcinoma
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Crohn's disease
  • Giardiasis

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