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stack of coins appearance

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stack of coins appearance in systemic sclerosis of small bowel

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A term referring to the characteristic small bowel changes seen in patients with long-standing scleroderma, which consists of luminal dilation and close approximation of the valvulae conniventes (aka, circular valves), a finding that has been fancifully likened to a stack of coins. 

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