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CASE REPORT
Unusual cause for intestinal perforation in juvenile dermatomyositis
  1. Harikrishnan Bhaskaran and
  2. Suma Balan
  1. Department of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Ernakulam, Kerala, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Suma Balan, sumabalan{at}gmail.com

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  • Contributors SB was the primary physician who diagnosed and subsequently followed up this patient’s outcome. HB was the resident in charge of the case and compiled the case study. Both were involved in the acute care of this patient. SB gave advice on the most relevant and applicable information from the case. HB selected appropriate images, detailing the findings shown. SB reviewed the final stages of the case report to ensure that necessary information had not been missed and that all key learning points were covered.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors SB was the primary physician who diagnosed and subsequently followed up this patient’s outcome. HB was the resident in charge of the case and compiled the case study. Both were involved in the acute care of this patient. SB gave advice on the most relevant and applicable information from the case. HB selected appropriate images, detailing the findings shown. SB reviewed the final stages of the case report to ensure that necessary information had not been missed and that all key learning points were covered.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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