Cameron Lesions: Keep in Mind in Chronic Anemia
- *Corresponding Author:
- Guillermo Hernandez Hernandez
Medical Resident Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Service
Medical Institute of Social Security of the State of Mexico
and Municipalities (ISSEMyM), Toluca de Lerdo, Mexico
Tel: 01 52 7223687921
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: April 5, 2016; Accepted date: May 11, 2016; Published date: May 18, 2016
Citation: Hernandez GH, Soto ICF, Garcia CAJ (2016) Cameron Lesions: Keep in Mind in Chronic Anemia. J Hepatol Gastroint Dis 2:125. doi:10.4172/2475-3181.1000125
Copyright: © 2016 Hernandez GH, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Cameron lesions was first described by Cameron and Higgins in 1986 as a linear gastric erosion located impingement height diaphragm or proximal to this generally occurs in the lesser curvature of the stomach is associated with the presence of hiatal hernia which is present in 0.8 to 2.9 % of all patients who undergo upper endoscopy both erosions and ulcers are two entities that are part of the same disease. The main manifestation is the presence of chronic or the presence of iron deficiency anemia acute bleeding and/or. Medical treatment should be based on inhibition of acid secretion and refractory cases should go to surgery.