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Table 2 Diagnostic findings of the first endoscopy

From: Long-term follow-up of nonspecific small bowel ulcers with a benign course and no requirement for surgery: is this a distinct group?

  Location of the ulcers Single or multiple ulcers Greatest dimension of ulcers (mm) Predominant shape of ulcers
Case 1 At the terminal ileum and ileocecal valve Multiple 6 Circular
Case 2 At the terminal ileum and ileocecal valve Multiple 3 Irregular
Case 3 At the ileocecal valve Single 3 Irregular
Case 4 At the terminal ileum and ileocecal valve Multiple 3 Irregular
Case 5 At the terminal ileum and ileocecal valve Multiple 3 Circular
Case 6 At the terminal ileum Multiple 3 Circular
Case 7 At the terminal ileum Multiple 5 Circular or ovoid