AVM of the Intestine Incidence
Facts about angiodysplasia:
- About 8 out of 1,000 people in the US over the age of 50 have angiodysplasia.
- Angiodysplasia is one of the most common causes of lower gastrointestinal bleeding in individuals over age 50.
Continue to AVM of the Intestine Symptoms
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