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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Sadaf Sharfaei M.D.[2]

Whipple's disease
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light microscopy of small intestine;Whipples Disease: enlarged villus with abundant macrophages
ICD-10 K90.8
ICD-9 040.2
DiseasesDB 14124
MedlinePlus 000209
MeSH D008061

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Synonyms and Keywords: Intestinal lipodystrophy; Whipple disease

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Whipple's disease from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms | Physical Examination | Laboratory Findings | Electrocardiogram | X Ray | CT | MRI | Ultrasound | Other Imaging Findings | Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy | Surgery | Primary Prevention | Secondary Prevention | Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy | Future or Investigational Therapies

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Case #1

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