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Corrosive injury of upper gastrointestinal tract by calcium oxide

  • Mihoko YoshidaEmail author
  • Yosuke Matsumoto
  • Takanobu Suzuki
  • Satoshi Nishimura
  • Takahiro Kato
  • Kazuho Shimura
  • Hiroto Kaneko
  • Masafumi Taniwaki
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Conflict of interest

MY, YM, TS, SN, TK, KS, HK, and MT declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethics statement

All procedures were conducted in accordance with the ethical standards of the respective committees on human experimentation and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and later versions. The study was approved by the Institutional Review Board of General Incorporated Association Aiseikai Yamashina Hospital.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mihoko Yoshida
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yosuke Matsumoto
    • 1
    • 2
  • Takanobu Suzuki
    • 3
  • Satoshi Nishimura
    • 4
  • Takahiro Kato
    • 4
  • Kazuho Shimura
    • 1
  • Hiroto Kaneko
    • 1
  • Masafumi Taniwaki
    • 1
    • 5
  1. 1.Departments of Hematology and Laboratory MedicineGeneral Incorporated Association Aiseikai Yamashina HospitalKyotoJapan
  2. 2.Department of HematologyJapanese Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi HospitalKyotoJapan
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyGeneral Incorporated Association Aiseikai Yamashina HospitalKyotoJapan
  4. 4.Department of GastroenterologyGeneral Incorporated Association Aiseikai Yamashina HospitalKyotoJapan
  5. 5.Center for Molecular Diagnostics and Therapeutics, Kyoto Prefectural University of MedicineGraduate School of Medical ScienceKyotoJapan

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