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Yersinia arthritis: demonstration of occult enteritis by 111indium leucocyte scanning.
  1. R M Bernstein,
  2. C G Mackworth-Young,
  3. S H Saverymutu,
  4. S Gupta,
  5. J P England,
  6. G R Hughes

    Abstract

    111Indium-leucocyte scanning demonstrated enteritis in a patient with acute arthritis and diarrhoea when contrast radiology was normal. Infection with Yersinia entercolitica was proved serologically. Leucocyte scanning may be useful in the screening for inflammatory bowel disease in patients with seronegative arthritis.

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