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Critical Care: Inflammatory Diseases Affecting the Lung |

Acute Cholecystitis and Duodenitis: A Rare Case Presentation of Churg Strauss Syndrome

Reem Mahdawi, MD; Sarwan Kumar, MD; Zain Kulairi, MD; Salwan Almutar, MD; Vesna Tegeltija, MD
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Wayne State University, Crittenton Hospital, Rochester, MI


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;150(4_S):301A. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.314
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SESSION TITLE: Inflammatory Diseases Affecting the Lung

SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Slide

PRESENTED ON: Monday, October 24, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

INTRODUCTION: The Churg Strauss Syndrome (CSS) was first described in 1951 by Churg and Strauss. It is an eosinophilic tissue infiltration, granuloma formation and a necrotizing vasculitis involving small to medium-sized vessels. It presents as Asthma, eosinophilia and sinus involvement. We are reporting an atypical presentation of CSS with gastrointestinal involvement presented as Cholecystitis, duodenitis and liver infilterate

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