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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 4803461, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4803461
Case Report

Cholecystocolonic Fistulas from Diverticulosis: A Potentially Missable Cause of Liver Abscesses

Gastroenterology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Received 5 July 2016; Revised 18 October 2016; Accepted 6 November 2016

Academic Editor: I. Michael Leitman

Copyright © 2016 Ben Warner et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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