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An unusual bleeding duodenal ulcer
  1. B W M Spanier,
  2. P C F Stokkers,
  3. J F W M Bartelsman
  1. Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  1. Dr B W Marcel Spanier, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hospital Rijnstate, Mailbox 9555, 6800 TA Arnhem, The Netherlands; b.w.spanier{at}

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