Antral vascular ectasia--the "watermelon" stomach.Med J Aust. 1986 Jun 23; 144(13):709-11.MJ
Antral vascular ectasia is a rarely described condition; it is a cause of blood loss and iron deficiency anaemia, particularly in the elderly. Four cases of antral vascular ectasia ("watermelon" stomach) in elderly patients are reported. The clinical history, endoscopic and histological features are described.