Gastroenterology MCQ 085

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Schilling test still useful in pernicious anemia?A patient is found to have a very low serum vitamin B12 level. A second stage Schilling test (Vitamin B12 plus intrinsic factor) is done and the results are normal. Which of the following is the CORRECT diagnosis:

A. Pernicious anemia
B. Bacterial overgrowth
C. Pancreatic insufficiency
D. Severe ileal disease

Category: Gastroenterology MCQs



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