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Bleeding from a gastric Dieulafoy lesion
  1. R Garg
  1. Correspondence to:
 R Garg
 Diabetes Unit, Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands; ranjnagarg{at}

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A 70-year-old man was admitted with haematemesis with no history of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, aspirin or alcohol use. Oesophagogastroduodenoscopy showed the characteristic appearance of Dieulafoy lesions—tiny punctuate lesions along the lesser curve of the stomach with …

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  • The photograph supplied is an endoscopic picture of the patient. I believe this may negate the need for patient consent in this case.