Plummer-Vinson syndrome associated with celiac disease

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Abstract
Plummer-Vinson syndrome (PVS) comprises a triad of iron deficiency anemia, dysphagia and esophageal webs. Its occurrence in association with celiac disease which presents as iron deficiency anemia, has rarely been reported [1, 2]. We describe a 59-year-old female with PVS whose iron-deficiency anemia was due to celiac disease.

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