An unusual cause of subacute intestinal obstruction

Cheung, F. K. Y.; Siu, W. T.; Chiu, P. W. Y; Ng, E. K. W.
April 2006
Gut;Apr2006, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p542
Academic Journal
The article presents a case of an 82-year-old woman with a history of intermittent colicky abdominal pain for the past few months. Examination revealed a mildly distended abdomen with an eight centimeter soft right sided intra-abdominal mass. Computed tomography of the abdomen with three dimensional coronal view reconstruction was performed. Colonoscopy revealed no abnormality up to the splenic flexure.


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