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Whipples sykdom

Whipples sykdom er en meget sjelden infeksjonssykdom som særlig angriper tynntarmen, men som ubehandlet kan gi et økende symptombilde.

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Dette dokumentet er basert på det profesjonelle dokumentet Whipples sykdom. Referanselisten for dette dokumentet vises nedenfor.

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  1. Eriksen E, Westre B, Bergh K, Qvigstad G. Whipples sykdom. Tidsskr Nor Lægeforen 2008; 128: 1406-9. PubMed