TITLE

Lithopedion Presenting as Intra-abdominal Abscess and Fecal Fistula: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature

AUTHOR(S)
Odom, Stephen R.; Gemer, Mordechai; Muyco, Arturo P.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2006, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A rare case of unrecognized and long-standing lithopedion ("stone baby") with erosion into the bowel with fecal fistula formation is described. A literature review is also presented.
ACCESSION #
19500463

 

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