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World J Gastroenterol. Aug 7, 2014; 20(29): 9699-9715
Published online Aug 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i29.9699
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Figure 9 Colonoscopy images showing deep and extensive colonic lesions together with inflammatory polyps and contact bleeding. Typical colonoscopic images from patients with severely damaged mucosal tissue (A), granulocyte/monocyte apheresis non-responders (B). However, most patients with the entry mucosal damage seen in this figure are medication refractory and unlikely to respond to granulocyte and monocyte apheresis, some opt for colectomy.