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Bleeding from multifocal heterotopic gastric mucosa in the colon controlled by an H2 antagonist.
  1. F E Murray,
  2. M Lombard,
  3. P Dervan,
  4. R J Fitzgerald,
  5. J Crowe
  1. Department of Gastroenterology, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.


    The sixth documented case of heterotopic gastric mucosa in the large bowel proximal to the rectum is described in a two year old girl with a neural tube defect and recurrent rectal bleeding. Unusual in itself, this case is unique in that the rectal bleeding has been controlled with an H2 receptor antagonist.

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