Perforated duodenal ulcer: An unusual manifestation of allergic eosinophilic gastroenteritis
Kevin M Riggle, Kimberly J Riehle, Department of General Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
Ghassan Wahbeh, Division of Gastroenterology, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
Elizabeth M Williams, Division of Pathology, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
Kimberly J Riehle, Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
Author contributions: Riggle KM, Wahbeh G, Williams EM, and Riehle KJ contributed equally to this work.
Institutional review board statement: This study was reviewed and approved by the Seattle Children’s Hospital Institutional Review Board.
Informed consent statement: Informed consent was waived as approved by the Seattle Children’s Hospital Institutional Review Board.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
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Correspondence to: Kimberly J Riehle, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Box 356410, Seattle, WA 98195, United States. email@example.com
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Received: March 26, 2015
Peer-review started: March 28, 2015
First decision: May 18, 2015
Revised: June 4, 2015
Accepted: September 2, 2015
Article in press: September 2, 2015
Published online: November 28, 2015