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Incidence and prevalence rates in Budd–Chiari syndrome
  1. R Rajani1,
  2. S Almer2
  1. 1
    Department of Medicine, Ryhov County Hospital, Jönköping, Sweden
  2. 2
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital, Linköping, Sweden
  1. Dr R Rajani, Department of Medicine, Ryhov County Hospital, SE-551 85 Jönköping, Sweden; rupesh.rajani{at}

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We greatly appreciated reading the comprehensive review of recent advances in Budd–Chiari syndrome (BCS) and veno-occlusive disease/sinusoidal obstruction syndrome by D-C Valla (Gut 2008;57:1469–78).

Regarding the epidemiology of BCS, we would like to bring to your attention that estimates …

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