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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 3634967, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3634967
Case Report

A Case of Segmental Arterial Mediolysis Presenting as Mucosal Gastric Hematoma

1Department of Surgery, Juntendo Shizuoka Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan
2Department of Pathology, Juntendo Shizuoka Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Shunsuke Sakuraba; moc.liamg@ekusnuhs8nulnul and Hajime Orita; pj.ca.odnetnuj@iroiro

Received 11 June 2017; Revised 20 August 2017; Accepted 16 October 2017; Published 23 November 2017

Academic Editor: Yoshihiro Moriwaki

Copyright © 2017 Shunsuke Sakuraba 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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