Colon perforation due to antigenemia-negative cytomegalovirus gastroenteritis after liver transplantation: A case report and review of literature
Takahiro Yokose, Hideaki Obara, Masahiro Shinoda, Yutaka Nakano, Minoru Kitago, Hiroshi Yagi, Yuta Abe, Yohei Yamada, Kentaro Matsubara, Go Oshima, Shutaro Hori, Sho Ibuki, Hisanobu Higashi, Yuki Masuda, Masanori Hayashi, Takumi Fujimura, Ken Hoshino, Tatsuo Kuroda, Yuko Kitagawa, Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo 1608582, Japan
Takehiko Mori, Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo 1608582, Japan
Miho Kawaida, Kaori Kameyama, Department of Pathology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo 1608582, Japan
Author contributions: Obara H, Shinoda M, Yagi H, Matsubara K, Oshima G, Nakano Y, Ibuki S, Higashi H, Masuda Y, Hayashi M and Yokose T performed surgery. Yokose T wrote and coordinated this manuscript. Kitagawa Y, Kuroda T, Hoshino K, Kitago M, Abe Y, Yamada Y, Fujimura T and Hori S helped to draft the manuscript. Mori T helped to treatment especially cytomegalovirus infection and thrombotic microangiopathy. Kameyama K and Kawaida M performed pathological analysis. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Hideaki Obara, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Doctor, Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 1608582, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 11, 2019
Peer-review started: January 11, 2019
First decision: February 13, 2019
Revised: March 3, 2019
Accepted: March 15, 2019
Article in press: March 16, 2019
Published online: April 21, 2019