Intestinal Obstruction in Pregnancy: A Case of Small Bowel Volvulus and Review of the Literature

Biswas, Saptarshi; Gray, Keith D.; Cotton, Bryan A.
December 2006
American Surgeon;Dec2006, Vol. 72 Issue 12, p1218
Academic Journal
The article presents a case report of a woman who developed intestinal obstruction as a complication of pregnancy and resulted from laparotomy adhesions or volvulus. Information on her medical evaluation is offered, including white blood count and liver function. Background on the motor vehicle crash that she had experienced is presented.


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