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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2009, Article ID 619378, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/619378
Case Report

Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome: A Case Report and Review of Literature

1Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, 1526 N. Edgemont Street, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
2Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center, 5601 De Soto Ave, Woodland Hills, CA 91367, USA

Received 2 May 2009; Accepted 23 June 2009

Academic Editor: Yoshio Yamaoka

Copyright © 2009 Kevin T. Kao 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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