Leiomyomas are uncommon benign tumors of smooth muscle which may occur wherever smooth muscle is present. The small bowel is the most frequent site. Bleeding is the most common presenting symptom. Other symptoms, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain are rare. In this article a 44 year-old male, presented, who was admitted with intermittent gastrointestinal bleeding in requence of jejunal leiomyoma with exulceration.
|Translated title of the contribution||Small intestinal leiomyoma causing gastrointestinal hemorrhage|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 22 1996|
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