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Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 50, Issue 8, pp 1532–1532 | Cite as

An Unusual Cause of Acalculous Cholecystitis During Pregnancy: Hepatitis A Virus

  • Ömer Başar
  • Bünyamın Kisacik
  • Erol Bozdoĝan
  • Ömer Faruk Yolcu
  • İbrahim Ertuĝrul
  • Seyfettin Köklü
Letter To The Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ömer Başar
    • 1
  • Bünyamın Kisacik
    • 2
  • Erol Bozdoĝan
    • 3
  • Ömer Faruk Yolcu
    • 1
  • İbrahim Ertuĝrul
    • 1
  • Seyfettin Köklü
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyTürkiye Yüksek łhtisas HospitalAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineGazi Osman Paşa UniversityTokatTurkey
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyGülhane Askeri Tıp AkademisiAnkaraTurkey

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