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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2015, Article ID 672460, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/672460
Research Article

Recurrent Posterior Strokes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients

1Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
2Department of Gastroenterology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, New Orleans, USA
3Department of Neurology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, New Orleans, USA
4Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, USA
5Department of Neurology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, USA

Received 12 October 2014; Accepted 28 January 2015

Academic Editor: Mala Banerjee

Copyright © 2015 Amir Shaban 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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